LILCO Far Rockaway Powerhouse
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The original Far Rockaway, NY Power Station dates to 1899, when it opened as a steam engine generation plant.
In 1953 the Long Island Lighting Company (LILCO) opened a new coal-fired plant at this site. It was later converted to a 109-megawatt natural gas and oil-fired steam electric generation plant and became a gas-only plant in 1966.
The plant was shut down in 1980 and re-opened several years later before it was finally closed in June 2012 by Long Island Power Authority, which took over operations from the financially-troubled LILCO.
Years of Operation: 1899-2012
Address: Far Rockaway, NY