Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station in Dickerson Maryland

Address and phone number for Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station, a Power Plant, at Martinsburg Road, Dickerson MD.


Name
Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station
Address
21200 Martinsburg Road, Dickerson, Maryland, 20842

About Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station

Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station, located in Dickerson, MD, is an energy plant that converts energy into bulk electrical power. The Power Plant distributes electrical power to the Montgomery County area electrical grid, which delivers it to electricity consumers.

You may contact Power Plants for questions about:
  • Types of Power Plants in Montgomery County, MD
  • Dickerson power authority and electric companies
  • Electrical energy production
  • Power Plant tours and hours of operation
  • Renewable energy and pollution
Power Plant Facilities

Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station operates multiple facilities designed to produce electrical power for the Montgomery County area. The Power Plant facilities must meet federal regulation standards to operate in Dickerson. The Power Plant works with local Power Authorities and Power Companies to deliver electricity to residential and commercial buildings in Dickerson.

Dickerson Power Authority

In Dickerson, the Power Plant works with the local Power Authority or Power District to deliver energy to customers. The Power Authority operates as a government agency, using revenues from the sale of electricity to support capital improvements and operations. The Maryland and Dickerson governments grant the Power Authority a degree of autonomy because it is self-sustaining.

Regulation of Maryland Power Plants

At the federal level, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) regulates Power Plants in the Montgomery County area. The DOE regulates power generation and the distribution of electrical power. In addition, the DOE, federal agencies such as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) regulate Power Plants. Maryland state agencies also regulate safety at Power Plants.

Visiting the Power Plant

Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station in Dickerson, MD may be open to the public for visits. The Power Plant sets requirements for visits, including restricted hours and group visit policies. Visitors to the Power Plant can see some of the power generating facilities, learn about the history of the Power Plant, and visit a gallery to see dioramas, maps, and models of the Power Plant. Contact the Power Plant for more information about visiting.

Contact Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station

You may contact Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Genon Mid Atlantic Dickerson Generating Station, 21200 Martinsburg Road, Dickerson, Maryland, 20842.


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