Empire District Electric Company Lowers Emissions, Earns Honor Award

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Iowa recognizes Empire District Electric Company's Scrubber Retrofit Project with an Honor Award.

Empire District Electric Company turned to Engineer-Procure-Construct (EPC) contractors Stanley Consultants and Alberici Constructors to retrofit their 216 megawatt coal-fired power plant in Asbury, Missouri. This initiative furthered Empire’s commitment to the environment by implementing a new air quality control system (AQCS) designed to lower the plant’s emissions.

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