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Asheville Plant

  • Capacity: 376 megawatts
  • Location: Skyland, North Carolina
  • Commercial Date: 1964

Asheville Plant

The two-unit 376-megawatt coal-fired Asheville Plant is located in Skyland, N.C. The site also includes two combustion turbines capable of producing 324 megawatts. The Asheville Plant is the largest electric generating facility in Western North Carolina, and began commercial operation in 1964, with additions in 1971, 1999 and 2000.