The table below is updated daily and shows whether the discharge limits as specified in Loy Yang B’s EPA licence #OL000003987 were exceeded at any time within the preceding 24 hours to midnight for the following indicators: particles (total), carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide and oxides of nitrogen.
|Particulates Max||11,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Particulates 90th Percentile||4,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Sulfur Dioxide Max||200,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Sulfur Dioxide 90th Percentile||100,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Carbon Monoxide Max||56,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Carbon Monoxide 90th Percentile||3,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Oxides of Nitrogen Max||50,400||2023-11-28 00:00|
|Oxides of Nitrogen 90th Percentile||42,000||2023-11-28 00:00|
* Sulfur Dioxide 90th Percentile Limit: This value has been updated following a licence amendment request made in August 2022 and approved in November 2022 (See EPA Licence Amendment Approval November 2022.pdf (loyyangb.com.au))
Max – 100% of measured values were less than or equal to the maximum limit in the 24 hour period.
90th Percentile – Updated daily based on the previous 365 days, 90% of measured values were less than or equal to the ’90th percentile limit’.
Other parameters in the EPA license are monitored by non-continuous methods at a frequency determined by the sampling & monitoring program.
|Compliant, met all conditions|
|Non-compliant, exceedance event|
|Equipment fault, invalid data|
|Licence Holder||LYB Operations & Maintenance Pty Ltd|
|Activity Site||Loy Yang B Power Station, Bartons Lane, Traralgon, VIC 3844|
|DP 1 & 2 represent the main stack discharge points for the generating unit 1 & 2.|
|DP 3 & 4 represent minor discharges for coal handling equipment (dust only).|
Loy Yang B Power Station
LYB Operations & Maintenance Pty Ltd
ABN 66 055 563 696
Telephone BH – (03) 5177 2000
Bartons Lane, Traralgon, Victoria, Australia