John Stower

John Stower
Project Manager
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Powering Your Electrical Generating Facilities with Experience

Powering Your Electrical Generating Facilities with Experience

We served our first power generation company over 100 years ago. They are still a client today.

The Burns & McDonnell power team provides current knowledge backed by a century of hands-on experience.

We build lasting power and lasting relationships.

Getting Your Power Off the Ground

Burns & McDonnell experience includes tens of thousands of megawatts of generating capacity fueled by coal, lignite, gas and oil - and hydroelectric generation. We have prepared site selection, environmental and permitting studies for more than 200 different electrical generating facilities. Our permitting expertise covers requirements for air, land and water.

  • Permitted over 33,000 megawatts (MW) of coal
  • Permitted over 26,000 MW of natural gas
  • Permitted/evaluated over 400 MW of wind (wind farms)
  • Site selection/evaluation
  • Feasibility/fatal flaw review
  • Certificate of public convenience application
  • Environmental assessment
  • Biological field surveys
  • Cultural resource surveys
  • Aquatic surveys
  • Air permitting/air dispersion modeling
  • Stormwater permitting
  • Water intake/discharge permitting
  • Noise monitoring/modeling
  • Wetland delineations
  • Cooling tower plume modeling
  • GIS services
  • Transmission line routing