Drax power station plume at 11:20 on Wed, 15 Aug 2018
This shows the (predicted) current state of pollution from the power station at Selby, North Yorkshire.
The red line shows wind direction. Green rings show distance (km). The overlay shows concentration of particulates PM10 at ground level. Maximum:
744 ng/m3
.

Green=background, red=added by plume
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Power generation:
1881 MW (49%)

CO2 emission rate:
439 kg/s
DETAILS
This is approximately 222 m3/s: enough to fill 1599 typical houses every hour.
Wind direction:
240 degrees

Wind speed:
13.9 mph
=
6.2 m/s

Cloud cover:
8/10

Temp:
23 °C   
Pressure:
1014 mb

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1g = 1000mg
1mg = 1000μg
1μg = 1000ng
1ng = 1000pg
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