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Mountain Creek Generating Station<div class="intro-content copy-section">​​​​​​​​Mountain Creek Generating Station is owned by Exelon Power, a business unit of Exelon Generation. It is a 3-unit, 825 megawatt (MW) fossil power plant located in Dallas, Texas. </div><div class="copy-section"><p>Mountain Creek provides electricity to customers in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) during periods of peak demand. Its first hydrogen-cooled natural gas unit was built in 1945 and generates 33 MW of electricity. The original air-cooled generator, which was built in 1938, produced 34.5 MW but is now retired.</p></div><div class="grouper"><div class="row"><div class="grouper-section"> </div><div class="section-header"><h4>Exelon Generation's culture and business practice make us safety-first</h4></div><div class="grouper-content"><div class="cta-generic"><p>All Exelon Generation facilities employ sophisticated emergency response plans to protect public health and safety. Plans are reviewed and approved by state governments and federal regulatory agencies. Emergency planning includes coordination with local and municipal officials, and thousands of volunteers and first responders. </p><p>To protect the safety and health of our employees, contractors, customers and communities, we've implemented a number of initiatives to promote safe behaviors both on and off the job. </p><p>Exelon has a safety behavior observation program and focused initiatives on areas of high risk. We offer safety training, which is integrated with leadership development programs for supervisors and managers, as well as new employee orientation. And the safety peer group identifies successful pilot programs or new practices that can then be adopted by the entire organization.</p></div></div></div></div><div class="grouper"><div class="row"><div class="grouper-section"> </div><div class="section-header"><h4>Supporting the Local Economy</h4></div><div class="grouper-content"><div class="cta-generic"><p>The majority of Mountain Creek's 41 Exelon employees live in Dallas County. The station's annual payroll is about $3.3 million.</p></div></div></div></div><div class="grouper"><div class="row"><div class="grouper-section"> </div><div class="section-header"><h4>We live here too, and we're good neighbors​</h4></div><div class="grouper-content"><div class="cta-generic"><p>Mountain Creek aims to be a good neighbor and is very active in the local community.</p><ul class="styled-bullets"><li> <strong>Sponsorship.</strong> The power plant sponsors several community events including Dallas National Earth Day, Dallas/Ft. Worth National Cemetery Veterans & Memorial Day Parade, and Operation Warm - Dallas Coat Give-Away.</li><li> <strong>Charitable Giving & Volunteering. </strong>Mountain Creek employees give generously to the community through a variety of charitable activities including the local United Way chapters and United Negro College Fund (UNCF).</li></ul></div></div></div></div>Mountain Creek Generating Station

 

 

 

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