Appalachian Power Company-Clinch River Power Station

The Clinch River Power Station is adjacent to the Clinch River, near Carbo, Virginia in Russell County, Virginia.  The station has two coal combustion residuals (CCR) surface impoundments (also known as coal ash ponds) that managed sluiced or wet CCR from the station as part of the wastewater treatment system.  One impoundment (Ash Pond 1) at this facility is subject to the EPA CCR Rule.  Another impoundment (Ash Pond 2) closed prior to applicability of the EPA CCR Rule and is currently in post-closure care.

Below are documents related to a solid waste permit to address closure of a CCR surface impoundment (Ash Pond 1) at the Appalachian Power Company Clinch River Power Station.

Below are documents related to a solid waste permit to address post-closure, groundwater monitoring, and surface water monitoring for the previously closed coal ash surface impoundment (Ash Pond 2) at the Appalachian Power Company Clinch River Power Station.

Final Permit issued
Permit Document 1 - Post-Closure Plan
Permit Document 2 - Groundwater Monitoring Plan

Below is the final issued VPDES permit that address the dewatering of the coal ash ponds to complete closure and the accompanying permitting fact sheet:

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