19-1641-EL-BGN: Ohio State University Combined Heat and Power Facility

Case Number: 19-1641-EL-BGN
Project: Ohio State University Combined Heat and Power Facility
Applicant: The Ohio State University
Location: Franklin County
Status: Staff investigation

The proposed facility would be located on 1.18 acres of University-owned land on the western side of the Columbus campus. The facility would have a nameplate capacity of 105.5 megawatts and would serve as a primary source of electricity and heating for the campus. The facility would primarily be housed within a 60-foot tall building, with cooling towers extending 27 feet above the roof. Two steel stacks would extend to a total height of 115 feet above the ground.

Local public hearing:
April 9, 2020, at 6 p.m.
Ohio History Center, Cardinal Classroom
800 East 17th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio

Adjudicatory hearing:
April 23, 2020, at 10 a.m.
Offices of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
Hearing room 11-D
180 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio