All Equipment From Retired Green Bay Powerplant to be Sold in Auction

Published on: October 27, 2020, 5:25 pm EST

Complete liquidation of all equipment and assets of a retired 400MW Green Bay-based powerplant to be sold in a two-day online auction on March 26th and 27th @ 9:00 am CDT on

GREEN BAY, Wis., March 13, 2019,/PRNewswire/ -- After shutting down power generation at the end of 2018, all equipment and machinery at the Green Bay-based powerplant will be sold in a two-day online auction. The plant closure adds to the over 200 coal-burning power plants that have been shut down in the United States since 2010 as part of the energy infrastructure overhaul.

The now-retired 400 MW coal-fired facility generated power for the state of Wisconsin as part of a larger power generation network. The plant ceased operations at the end of 2018. All equipment, machinery and parts are available to purchase via auction. Interested buyers must register to bid online on  

The auction is being conducted by NRI Industrial Sales, a company specializing in the marketing and sale of industrial equipment. Buyers interested in inspecting the equipment can make an appointment by contacting NRI Industrial at or 1-855-550-7745.

To view the Day #1 auction catalog, click here.

Day #1 Featured lots include:

  • Machine shop tooling, lathes, grinders, drills and shop equipment
  • Electrical motors
  • Transmitters, flow meters, and instrumentation
  • Pumps and valves
  • Coal process equipment, feeders, pulverizes

To view the Day #2 auction catalog, click here.

Day #2 Featured lots include:

  • Electrical test equipment
  • Lab equipment
  • Electrical controls, motor drives, circuit breakers, and disconnect switches
  • Transformers, switchgear, and motor control centers


NRI Industrial provides businesses with solutions to help them recover capital from used and surplus assets. Past clients include a range of businesses and organizations, including but not limited to energy and utility providers, government agencies, and municipalities, as well as food processing, pulp and paper, manufacturing, and other industrial-sector companies. Services offered include decommissioning and salvage, auction and liquidations, equipment purchasing and disposition, as well as consignment-based sales. Visit for more information.


NRI Industrial Sales Inc.
Auctions Department
+1 (855) 550-7745
+1 (855) 709-9813

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