This section examines how TRI chemical wastes are managed in the electric utilities sector (defined as facilities reporting their primary NAICS code as 2211).
This map shows the locations of the electric utilities that reported to TRI for 2020, sized by their relative releases. Click on a facility for details on its TRI reporting.
Electric Utilities Reporting to TRI, 2020
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For 2020, 408 electricity generating facilities reported to TRI. Facilities in the sector use different fuels to produce electricity, but only those that combust coal or oil to generate electricity for distribution in commerce are subject to TRI reporting requirements.
This page was published in March 2022 and uses the 2020 TRI National Analysis dataset made public in TRI Explorer in October 2021.