Martin Lake
ExpandingCoal Power Plant           Total Power
2379.6 MW
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PO Box 651
Tatum, TX 75691
United States
Rusk County
Latitude: 32.25956
Longitude: -94.57
Year Opened: 1977
Water Source: Martin Lake
Notes
Unit 4 was withdrawn in 2007 when TXU Corporation pledged to stop plans for 8 of its 11 proposed power plants in Texas. At the same time as this announcement, TXU doubled its investment in energy efficiency.
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Data Sources

EJN Coal Spreadsheet 2006/2007
EIA 2008
Coal Swarm
Sierra Club: Stopping the Coal Rush
EIA 2012 Form 860
EIA 2014 Form 860
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Environmental Justice Analysis

Distance (miles)0 2.5 5 10 25
American Indian0.5%0.5%0.6%
Asian0.3%0.1%0.3%0.6%
Black16.6%24.2%15.8%22.6%
Hispanic23.0%8.3%13.3%16.3%
White59.3%64.3%69.2%59.0%
Population2,0227519,190133k
Income$57k$58k$48k
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CORPORATIONS
NameRelationOwnership
TXU Generation Co LPOwner100%


GROUPS
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Caddo Lake InstituteInterested
Environmental Defense FundInterested
Sierra ClubInterested






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Unit Information

PowerTypeStatusFuelSecondary Fuel(s)
793 MWOperatingLignite Coal Subbituminous Coal Oil
793 MWOperatingLignite Coal Subbituminous Coal Oil
793 MWOperatingLignite Coal Subbituminous Coal Oil
800 MWProposed   
800 MWWithdrawnSubbituminous Coal   

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