Site History

In 1957, the Conesville Power Plant Unit 2 began operation and over 500 employees called this plant home. Over the many years of operation, new systems were implemented, environmentally conscious efforts were taken, and winter storms flourished. In 1978, the worst snowstorm in Ohio’s history struck and Conesville Power kept running.

The Conesville Plant power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses for 62 years. Many who worked and lived near the plant had the opportunity to tour it over the years. It was officially retired on May 31st, 2020.

Site Progress

WFC Timeline

2020
2020

Site Acquisition

Site Acquisition
  • CIP purchased 2,500+ acres from AEP
2021
2021

Site Preparation & Strategic Planning

Site Preparation & Strategic Planning
  • Site remediation and demolition
  • Over 400 acres have been prepared for development
2022
2022

Site Preparation and Infrastructure

Site Preparation and Infrastructure
  • Prospect activity on 800+ developable acres
  • Continuing site remediation and demolition site
2024
2024

Site Readiness

Site Readiness
  • Site work completed
  • 2000+ acres of pad-ready, mixed-use land
  • Multimodal transportation services available on site