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West Medway Generating Station II <div class="intro-content copy-section">​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​West Medway Generating Station II is owned and operated by Exelon West Medway II, a wholly owned subsidiary of Exelon Generation. West Medway Generating Station II is a two-unit, 200-megawatt (MW) simple-cycle, dual-fuel power plant located in West Medway, Massachusetts. The plant primarily utilizes natural gas and has the ability to also utilize ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) for no more than 30 days per year.</div><div class="copy-section"><p>West Medway Generating Station II went into commercial operation in the first half of 2019. Fast start technology allows it to accelerate from start to full power in 10 minutes, making it ideal to support electric grid reliability by backing up wind and solar power systems. Its high-efficiency turbines, paired with advanced pollution-control technology, make it one of the cleanest peaker plants of its kind in the nation.</p><p>West Medway Generating Station II is co-located with a three-unit 124-megawatt oil-fueled power plant, West Medway Generating Station I.</p><p>Exelon Generation’s Peaking Division consists of intermediate and peaking fossil fuel plants, located in southeastern Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Illinois. These units operate as needed during peak-demand periods and for load balancing.</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>West Medway Generating Station II supports the Medway community with local real estate taxes, charitable donations and sponsorships. Exelon works to advance many important causes through its corporate giving effort, including education, the environment, health and human services, the arts, community, and appreciation of diversity.<br></p></div>​ </div></div></div><br>West Medway Generating Station II

 

 

 

 

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