TS Power Plant

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm}} The TS Power Plant is a 242.0-megawatt coal-fired power station near Dunphy, Nevada.


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Plant Data

  • Owner: Newmont Nevada Energy Investment LLC
  • Parent Company: Newmont Mining Corporation
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 242.0 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 242.0 MW (2008)
  • Location: 450 T-S Road, Battle Mountain, Dunphy, NV 89820
  • GPS Coordinates: 40.74719, -116.52987
  • Technology: Subcritical
  • Coal type: Sub-bituminous
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source: Black Thunder Mine (Arch Coal)
  • Number of Employees:
  • Unit Retirements:

Newmont's Mining Operations

The plant provides electricity for the Newmont Mining’s operations in northern Nevada.[1] In Oct. 2007, the Nevada Department of Environmental Quality issued a modified air permit for the plant. In June 2008, Newmont completed construction of the plant, approximately half of the electricity produced will be used for Newmont's mining operations with the remainder going to Sierra Pacific Power.[2]



  1. "The Babcock & Wilcox Company to Supply Boiler and Environmental Equipment for New Nevada Power Plant", Babcock & Wilcox press release, July 28, 2005.
  2. "Stopping the Coal Rush", Sierra Club, accessed October 2008.

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