The Largest Black Liquour Power Plants in the US

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeMWh GeneratedCO2 EmissionsRank EmissionsCO2 Emissions/MWhRant Emissions/MWhClosing Date
Chatham County GA Black Liquour312,218MWh551,628,943.9kg11766.8kg/MWh1
Covington FacilityWestRock Corp (100.00%)
Alleghany County VA Black Liquour422,857MWh514,450,591.5kg21216.6kg/MWh2
Alabama Pine PulpAlabama River Cellulose LLC (100.00%)
Monroe County AL Black Liquour373,512MWh417,951,459.4kg31119.0kg/MWh5
International Paper Eastover FacilityInternational Paper (100.00%)
Richland County SC Black Liquour459,213MWh301,891,093.7kg4657.4kg/MWh12
Alabama River PulpAlabama River Cellulose LLC (100.00%)
Monroe County AL Black Liquour225,698MWh252,550,047.4kg51119.0kg/MWh6
International Paper Savanna MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Chatham County GA Black Liquour388,097MWh226,441,444.2kg6583.5kg/MWh20
WestRock (WA)WestRock (WA) (100.00%)
Tacoma WA Black Liquour196,496MWh211,760,480.5kg71077.7kg/MWh7
International Paper Riegelwood MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Riegelwood CDP NC Black Liquour345,745MWh196,153,518.2kg8567.3kg/MWh23
International Paper Georgetown MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Georgetown County SC Black Liquour299,744MWh192,410,031.7kg9641.9kg/MWh14
Pine Bluff MillEvergreen Packaging Inc (100.00%)
Jefferson County AR Black Liquour325,022MWh179,011,633.9kg10550.8kg/MWh25
Plant 31 Paper MillGraphic Packaging International (100.00%)
Brownsville CDP LA Natural Gas154,942MWh178,738,775.7kg111153.6kg/MWh4
Leaf River Cellulose LLCLeaf River Cellulose LLC (100.00%)
Perry County MS Black Liquour356,708MWh171,062,937kg12479.6kg/MWh48
Georgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-NaheolaGeorgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-Naheola (100.00%)
Choctaw County AL Black Liquour232,586MWh168,964,347.3kg13726.5kg/MWh8
AshdownDomtar Industries Inc (100.00%)
Little River County AR Black Liquour399,343MWh168,540,037.6kg14422.0kg/MWh71
International Paper Texarkana MillGraphic Packaging International - Texarkana (100.00%)
Cass County TX Black Liquour287,037MWh168,366,855.8kg15586.6kg/MWh19
Hopewell MillRockTenn-Hopewell (100.00%)
Hopewell VA Black Liquour136,005MWh160,967,654.6kg161183.5kg/MWh3
Lowndes County MS Black Liquour400,481MWh159,384,169.8kg17398.0kg/MWh79
Fernandina Beach MillWestRock, Fernandina Beach (100.00%)
Fernandina Beach FL Black Liquour331,350MWh154,488,783kg18466.2kg/MWh50
Sappi Cloquet MillSappi Cloquet LLC (100.00%)
Cloquet MN Black Liquour348,709MWh154,025,075.2kg19441.7kg/MWh64
International Paper Valliant OKInternational Paper (100.00%)
McCurtain County OK Black Liquour231,765MWh152,475,508.7kg20657.9kg/MWh11
Jesup PlantRayonier Advanced Materials (100.00%)
Wayne County GA Black Liquour376,090MWh148,530,212.9kg21394.9kg/MWh80
Georgia-Pacific Cedar SpringsGeorgia-Pacific Cedar Springs LLC (100.00%)
Early County GA Black Liquour290,813MWh144,228,066.1kg22495.9kg/MWh41
International Paper Prattville MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Autauga County AL Black Liquour331,565MWh138,812,189kg23418.7kg/MWh72
International Paper Pine Hill MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Wilcox County AL Black Liquour208,123MWh133,118,257.4kg24639.6kg/MWh15
De Soto Parish LA Natural Gas291,859MWh133,114,194.7kg25456.1kg/MWh55
PCA-Valdosta MillPCA-Valdosta Mill (100.00%)
Lowndes County GA Black Liquour195,944MWh132,963,121.2kg26678.6kg/MWh10
Georgia-Pacific Brewton MillGeorgia-Pacific Brewton LLC (100.00%)
Escambia County AL Black Liquour259,391MWh131,932,911.3kg27508.6kg/MWh38
Verso Paper Quinnesec Mich MillVerso Paper - Quinnesec (100.00%)
Dickinson County MI Black Liquour202,223MWh130,547,362.1kg28645.6kg/MWh13
Somerset PlantSappi Fine Paper North America-Somerset (100.00%)
Somerset County ME Black Liquour287,040MWh129,769,602.7kg29452.1kg/MWh56
Mead Coated BoardMead Coated Board Inc (100.00%)
Russell County AL Black Liquour290,899MWh128,947,437.8kg30443.3kg/MWh60
Graphic Packaging International Augusta MillGraphic Packaging International - Augusta (100.00%)
Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government GA Black Liquour241,342MWh124,640,944.9kg31516.5kg/MWh35
International Paper Red River MillRed River Mill Intl Paper Company (100.00%)
Natchitoches Parish LA Black Liquour199,367MWh124,176,292.2kg32622.9kg/MWh17
Westrock Hodge (LA)Westrock (LA) (100.00%)
Hodge LA Black Liquour244,869MWh122,687,759.8kg33501.0kg/MWh39
Brunswick CelluloseBrunswick Cellulose LLC (100.00%)
Dock Junction CDP GA Black Liquour299,888MWh120,841,809.6kg34403.0kg/MWh78
Packaging Corp of AmericaPackaging Corp of America (100.00%)
Hardin County TN Black Liquour255,194MWh120,657,479.1kg35472.8kg/MWh49
Flint River OperationsInternational Paper (100.00%)
Macon County GA Black Liquour285,692MWh119,121,612.2kg36417.0kg/MWh75
Pixelle Specialty Solutions LLC - Spring Grove FacilityPixelle Specialty Solutions LLC - (PA) (100.00%)
Spring Grove PA Black Liquour221,772MWh118,170,293.1kg37532.8kg/MWh30
WestRock (TX)WestRock (TX) (100.00%)
Evadale CDP TX Black Liquour270,012MWh117,625,049kg38435.6kg/MWh67
Clearwater Paper IPP LewistonClearwater Paper Corporation (100.00%)
Nez Perce County ID Black Liquour263,009MWh114,113,888.8kg39433.9kg/MWh68
Gaylord Container BogalusaTemple-Inland Corp (100.00%)
Bogalusa LA Black Liquour216,378MWh111,567,747.3kg40515.6kg/MWh36
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-06-02Last Updated: 2022-03-09