American Municipal Power: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

American Municipal Power

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About American Municipal Power

American Municipal Power is a municipal marketing authority, which means it is a government run entity that was voted into existence and serves the population of the geographic area it covers. In 2022 the company sold 15,098,605 megawatt hours to other companies in the wholesale market. The electricity sourced by American Municipal Power is made up of multiple electricity sources including 8,923,041 megawatt hours generated at electricity plants owned by the company and 6,175,564 megawatt hours acquired by way of the wholesale market. Through sales to wholesale customers alone, the company made $1,169,635,900 in 2022.

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American Municipal Power Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal Marketing Authority
  • Headquarters:1111 Schrock Road, Suite 100
    Columbus, Ohio 43229
    United States of America
  • CEO:Jolene Thompson

American Municipal Power Contact

American Municipal Power Service

  • Outage Phone:(614) 540-1020

    Quick Facts About American Municipal Power

    Roughly 19.74% of American Municipal Power's total electricity comes from the use of hydroelectric power.

    American Municipal Power produces 3,435,082.84 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas and ranks 112th out of 3518 providers in the United States for total natural gas generation.

    American Municipal Power generates 6,346,810.61 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources, which is 134th out of 3518 suppliers in the nation.

    American Municipal Power produces 2,909,583.77 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, making American Municipal Power 90th in the country out of 3518 electric suppliers.

    American Municipal Power generates 1,566,880.71 megawatt hours (or 19.80% of their total production) from the use of renewable fuel sources in their production plants.

    American Municipal Power produces 0.06% of its total megawatt hours produced from solar, which is 224th out of 3518 providers in the nation for percentage of total electricity production that comes from solar.

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    American Municipal Power Energy Makeup

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    Power Plants Owned by American Municipal Power

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Washington County IL Coal 12,534,938.1511,151,336,530.38889.62
    Fremont OH Natural Gas 3,422,4311,348,443,918.08394
    Bracken County KY Conventional Hydroelectric 558,322
    Cannelton Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    Perry County IN Conventional Hydroelectric 474,666
    Smithland Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    Livingston County KY Conventional Hydroelectric 453,856
    Scioto County OH Conventional Hydroelectric 307,663
    Willow Island Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    OH Conventional Hydroelectric 212,814
    AMP Napoleon Solar FacilityAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    Napoleon OH Solar 4,676
    Galion Generating StationAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    Galion OH Natural Gas 1,5021,479,684.22985.14
    Bowling Green Generating StationAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
    Bowling Green OH Natural Gas 1,4581,346,238.32923.35

    American Municipal Power Fuel Makeup

    NATURAL GAS
    Natural Gas
    Natural Gas
    Natural Gas
    Natural Gas
    Natural Gas
    43.41%
    COAL
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    36.77%
    CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    19.74%
    SOLAR
    Solar
    0.06%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.03%

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    American Municipal Power FAQ:

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with American Municipal Power?

    American Municipal Power owns or is associated with 29 power plants.

    Who is the CEO of American Municipal Power?

    American Municipal Power's CEO is Jolene Thompson.

    What is the phone number for American Municipal Power?

    You can reach American Municipal Power by phone via (614) 540-1111.

    What percentage of American Municipal Power's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

    American Municipal Power produces 80.20% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

    What percentage of American Municipal Power's electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

    American Municipal Power generates 19.80% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

    Nick Reese
    Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
    Published: 2022-03-13