Biomass Plants

Last Modified on October 30, 2014

Company Plant Location Feedstock Capacity (MW)
City and County of Honolulu  Covanta Honolulu Resource Recovery Venture  Kapolei, HI  MSW  90 
Olmsted County Environmental Resources  Olmsted Waste-To-Energy Facility  Rochester, MN  MSW  9.6 
Dutchess County Resource Recovery Agency  Covanta Hudson Valley Renewable Energy LLC  Poughkeepsie, NY  MSW 
Warm Springs Forest Products Industries  Warm Springs Forest Products  Warm Springs, OR  Mill residue 
Covanta  Covanta Springfield LLC  Agawam, MA  MSW 
Dominion Virginia Power  Pittsylvania Power Station  Hurt, VA  Logging residue  83 
Covanta  Covanta Delaware Valley LP  Chester, PA  MSW  80 
Covanta  Covanta Fairfax Inc. (I-95 Energy)  Lorton, VA  MSW  80 
Covanta  Covanta Hempstead Company  Westbury, NY  MSW  80 
Miami-Dade County  Covanta Dade Renewable Energy  Doral, FL  MSW  77 
Cate Street Capital  Burgess BioPower  Berlin, NH  Woody biomass  75 
Pinellas County Utilities  Pinellas County Resource Recovery Facility  St. Petersburg, FL  MSW  75 
Minnesota Power  Hibbard Energy Center  Duluth, MN  Cellulose mattresses fill and other RDF  72.8 
United States Sugar Corp  Clewiston Sugar Factory  Clewiston, FL  Bagasse  70.6 
D.R. Johnson Lumber Company  Riddle Facility  Riddle, OR  Woody biomass  7.5 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Sonora  Sonora, CA  Logging and mill residue  7.5 
Koppers Inc.  Koppers Susquehanna Plant  Montgomery, PA  Waste creosote-treated wood  7.5 
Covanta  Covanta Indianapolis Inc.  Indianapolis, IN  MSW 
Sauder Woodworking Co.  Sauder Power Plant  Archbold, OH  Mill residue 
Thermagen Power Group LLC  Fox Valley Clean Energy Center  Northfield, IL  Paper mill sludge 
Energy Investor Funds  Greater Detroit Resource Recovery Facility  Detroit, MI  MSW  68 
Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority  Mid-Conn. Resource Recovery Facility  Hartford, CT  MSW  68 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator North Broward Inc.  Pompano Beach, FL  MSW  68 
Capital Power Corp.  Roxboro Facility  Roxboro, NC  Wood, TDF  67.5 
Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority  Wheelabrator Bridgeport LP  Bridgeport, CT  MSW  67 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator South Broward Inc.  Davie, FL  MSW  66 
Covanta  Covanta Essex Company  Newark, NJ  RDF  65 
Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority  Wheelabrator Baltimore LP  Baltimore, MD  MSW  64.5 
RockTenn  RockTenn - Tacoma  Tacoma, WA  Mill residue  64 
Sappi Fine Paper North America  S D Warren Westbrook  Westbrook, ME  Mill residue, BLQ, TDF  62.5 
Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach  Palm Beach Renewable Energy #1  West Palm Beach, FL  MSW  62.3 
Sappi Fine Paper North America  Sappi Cloquet Mill  Cloquet, MN  Mill residue  60.7 
Rollcast Energy Inc.  Piedmont Green Power  Barnesville, GA  Woody biomass  60.5 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Black River  Fort Drum, NY  Woody biomass, TDF  60 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Portsmouth  Portsmouth, VA  MSW  60 
Tamarack Energy Inc.  Tamarack Energy Partnership  New Meadows, ID  Wood waste  6.2 
Stimson Lumber Company  Plummer Cogen  Plummer, ID  Wood waste 
INEOS Bio  INEOS - Indian River Bioenergy Center  Vero Beach, FL  Vegetative waste, ag waste, MSW 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Westchester LP  Peekskill, NY  MSW  59.7 
Burlington Electric Department  Joseph C McNeil Generating Station  Burlington, VT  Forest and mill residues, local wood waste  59.5 
Covanta  Covanta Delano  Delano, CA  Orchard and vineyard waste  58 
Lee County Solid Waste Authority  Covanta Lee Inc.  Ft. Myers, FL  MSW  57 
US Renewables Group  Niagara Generation LLC  Niagara Falls, NY  Wood waste, TDF, petroleum coke  56 
Northeast Maryland Wast Disposal Authority  Covanta Montgomery Inc.  Dickerson, MD  MSW  55 
Capital Power Corp.  CPI USA North Carolina LLC  Southport, NC  Wood residuals, TDF  55 
KapStone Kraft Paper Corp.  Longview Fibre  Longview, WA  Mill residue  55 
Covanta  Covanta SEMASS LP  West Wareham, MA  MSW  54 
Avista Corp.  Kettle Falls Generating Station  Kettle Falls, WA  Logging and mill residue  53.4 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Falls Inc.  Morrisville, PA  MSW  53.3 
Roseburg Forest Products  Dillard Complex  Roseburg, OR  Woody biomass  51.5 
Dominion Virginia Power  Altavista Power Station  Altavista, VA  Wood waste, slash, other biomass  50 
CMS Energy  Craven County Wood Energy  New Bern, NC  Mill residue  50 
Homeland Renewable Energy Inc.  Fibrominn Biomass Power Plant  Benson, MN  Poultry litter, agricultural residue  50 
Dominion Virginia Power  Hopewell Power Station  Hopewell, VA  Wood Waste  50 
Dominion Virginia Power  Southampton Power Station  Franklin, VA  Wood Waste  50 
PSNH - Public Service of New Hampshire  Northern Wood Power  Portsmouth, NH  Woody biomass  50 
We Energies  Rothschild Biomass Cogeneration Plant  Rothschild, WI  Urban wood waste, mill residue  50 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Ridge Energy Inc.  Auburndale, FL  Wood waste, TDF and landfill gas  50 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Shasta Energy Co. Inc.  Anderson, CA  Logging, mill and agricultural residue   50 
Shasta Renewable  Shasta Renewable  Anderson, CA  Woody biomass  5.5 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Anderson  Anderson, CA  Logging and mill residue 
Snider Industries Inc.  Snider Industries  Marshall, TX  Woody biomass 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Claremont Company LP  Claremont, NH  MSW 
South Boston Energy LLC  NOVEC Energy Production, Halifax County Biomass (NEPHCB)  South Boston, VA  Forest residue  49.9 
Covanta  Covanta Haverhill Inc.  Haverhill, MA  MSW  49 
Greenleaf Power LLC  Desert View  Mecca, CA  Agricultural residue , urban wood waste  48 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Stratton  Stratton, ME  Woody biomass  48 
Hillsborough County Solid Waste Department  Covanta Hillsborough Inc.  Tampa, FL  MSW  47 
Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co Ltd (Parent)  Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Puunene Mill  Puunene, HI  Bagasse  46.1 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Millbury Inc.  Worcester, MA  MSW  46 
DTE Energy  DTE Stockton LLC  Stockton, CA  Woody biomass, agricultural residues  45 
Union County Utilities Authority  Covanta Union Inc.  Rahway, NJ  MSW  44 
Macpherson Energy Corporation  Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company LLC  Bakersfield, CA  Orchard waste, urban wood waste  44 
Rollcast Energy Inc.  Cadillac Renewable Energy  Cadillac, MI  Forest residue  44 
Xcel Energy  Bay Front Power Plant  Ashland, WI  Wood waste, RR ties  40 
CMS Energy  Genesee Power Station LP  Flint, MI  Wood waste, animal bedding  40 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Ashland  Ashland, ME  Woody biomass  40 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Livermore Falls  Livermore Falls, ME  Woody biomass  40 
Covanta  Covanta Hennepin Energy Resource Co. LP  Minneapolis, MN  MSW  40 
Covanta  Covanta Onondaga LP  Jamesville, NY  MSW  40 
DTE Energy Services  DTE Stoneman Station  Cassville, WI  Woody biomass  40 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator North Andover Inc.  North Andover, MA  MSW  40 
Pecan Row Landfill  Pecan Row Landfill  Valdosta, GA  MSW, biogas  4.8 
City of Perham  Perham Resource Recovery Facility  Perham, MN  MSW  4.5 
Covanta  Covanta Pittsfield Inc.  Pittsfield, MA  MSW 
CMS Energy  Grayling Generating Station  Grayling, MI  Mill residue, TDF  38 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Saugus Inc.  Saugus, MA  MSW  38 
Leidos Holdings Inc.  Plainfield Renewable Energy  Plainfield, CT  C & D Waste  37.5 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Fort Fairfield  Fort Fairfield, ME  Woody biomass  37 
Ever-Green Energy LLC  St. Paul Cogeneration LLC  St. Paul, MN  Urban tree waste  37 
York County Solid Waste Authority  Covanta York Renewable Energy LLC  York, PA  MSW  36.5 
Greenleaf Power LLC  Honey Lake  Wendel, CA  Mill and logging residue, urban wood waste  36.2 
Lancaster County Solid Waste Authority  Covanta Lancaster Inc.  Bainbridge, PA  MSW  36 
City of Long Beach  Covanta Long Beach Renewable Energy  Long Beach, CA  MSW  36 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Sterling  Sterling, CT  Woody biomass, TDF  36 
EDF Renewable Energy  Pinelands Biomass - Dorchester  Harleyville, SC  Logging Residue  35.6 
Riverstone Holdings  Coastal Carolina Clean Power  Kenansville, NC  Woody biomass  35 
Smurfit-Stone Container Corp.  Stone Container Panama City Mill  Panama City, FL  Paper mill waste  34 
Covanta  Covanta Plymouth Renewable Energy Ltd.  Conshohocken, PA  MSW  32 
Pasco County  Covanta Pasco Inc.  Spring Hill, FL  MSW  31.2 
Burney Forest Products  Burney Forest Power  Burney, CA  Logging and mill residue  31 
Xcel Energy  French Island Generating Plant  La Crosse, WI  RDF, Wood waste, RR ties  30.4 
Biomass One LP (Parent)  Biomass One  White City, OR  Woody biomass  30 
Covanta  Covanta Niagara Company  Niagara Falls, NY  MSW  30 
SP Newsprint Company  SP Fiber Technologies - Newberg  Newberg, OR  Logging and mill residue  30 
Maryland Environmental Service  Eastern Correctional Institute Cogeneration Plant  Westover, MD  Woody biomass  3.8 
Hoge Lumber Co  Hoge Lumber  New Knoxville, OH  Mill residue  3.7 
Mid-Maine Waste Action Corp.  MMWAC Resource Recovery Facililty  Auburn, ME  MSW  3.6 
Oswego County Solid Waste Authority  Oswego County Energy Recovery Facility  Fulton, NY  MSW  3.6 
Maple Island  FH Stoltze Land & Lumber  Columbia Falls, MT  Mill residue 
Great River Energy  Elk River Energy Recovery Station  Elk River, MN  MSW  29 
Patriarch Partners LLC  Old Town Fuel & Fiber  Old Town, ME  Mill residue  28.5 
North American Power Group  Rio Bravo Fresno  Fresno, CA  Woody biomass  28 
North American Power Group  Rio Bravo Rocklin  Lincoln, CA  Woody biomass  28 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Burlington  Mount Vernon, WA  Logging and mill residue  28 
DTE Energy Services  Woodland Biomass Power Ltd.  Woodland, CA  Woody biomass  28 
Greenleaf Power LLC  Eel River Plant  Scotia, CA  Logging and mill residue  28 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Quincy  Quincy, CA  Mill residue  27.5 
Novo Power LLC  Novo BioPower LLC  Snowflake, AZ  Forest thinning, mill residue  27 
Minnesota Power  Rapids Energy Center  Grand Rapids, MN  Logging and mill residue   26.5 
Enpower Corp.  Wadham Energy LP  Williams, CA  Rice hulls  26.5 
City of Spokane  Wheelabrator Spokane Inc.  Spokane, WA  MSW  26 
Covanta  Covanta Huntington LP  East Northport, NY  MSW  25 
Covanta  Covanta Mendota  Mendota, CA  Orchard and vineyard waste  25 
Covanta  Covanta West Enfield  West Enfield, ME  Forest and mill residue  25 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Pinetree Power - Tamworth  Tamworth, NH  Woody biomass  25 
USA Energy Group LLC  Penobscot Energy Recovery  Orrington, ME  MSW, woody biomass  25 
Covanta  Covanta Jonesboro Power Station  Jonesboro, ME  Logging and mill residue  24.5 
Harrisburg Authority  Covanta Harrisburg Inc.  Harrisburg, PA  MSW  24 
Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers Inc.  Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers  Santa Rosa, TX  Bagasse  23.5 
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community  Koda Energy LLC  Shakopee, MN  Agricultural residue, urban tree waste  23.4 
Arlington County/ City of Alexandria  Covanta Alexandria/Arlington  Alexandria, VA  MSW  23 
Covanta  Covanta Stanislaus Inc.  Crows Landing, CA  MSW  22.5 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Lyonsdale  Lyons Falls, NY  Woody biomass  22 
City of Tampa  Wheelabrator McKay Bay Inc.  Tampa, FL  MSW  22 
Greenleaf Power LLC  Tracy Biomass  Tracy, CA  Woody biomass  21.5 
Abengoa Bioenergy  Abengoa Bioenergy Biomass of Kansas LLC  Hugoton, KS  Cellulosic ethanol byproduct  21 
Covanta  Covanta Camden Energy Recovery Center  Camden, NJ  MSW  21 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Ryegate Power Station  East Ryegate, VT  Whole tree chips  20.5 
Fortistar  Hillman Power LLC  Hillman, MI  Wood waste & TDF  20 
L'Anse Warden Electric Company  L'Anse Warden  L'Anse, MI  RDF  20 
Xcel Energy  Red Wing  Red Wing, MN  RDF, Wood  20 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Burney  Burney, CA  Logging and mill residue  20 
Xcel Energy  Wilmarth Generating Station  Mankato, MN  RDF, Wood  20 
Ameresco Inc.  Savannah River Site Biomass Cogeneration Facility  Aiken, SC  Forest residue  20 
Nippon Paper Industries USA  NPI USA Co-Generation Facility  Port Angeles, WA  Logging and mill residue  20 
Seneca Sawmill Company  Seneca Sustainable Energy  Eugene, OR  Forest and mill residue  19.8 
Covanta  Covanta Pacific Ultrapower Chinese Station  Jamestown, CA  Woody biomass  19.8 
EWP Renewable Corp.  DG Whitefield LLC (Biomass Power Plant)  Whitefield, NH  Woody biomass  19 
EWP Renewable Corp.  Springfield Power LLC  Georges Mills, NH  Woody biomass  19 
EWP Renewable Corp.  DG Fairhaven Power  Samoa, CA  Woody biomass  18.8 
Kent County  Covanta Kent Inc.  Grand Rapids, MI  MSW  18 
Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority  Covanta SECONN  Preston, CT  MSW  18 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Aberdeen  Aberdeen, WA  Logging and mill residue  18 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Lincoln  Lincoln, CA  Woody biomass  18 
Amador Biomass LLC  Buena Vista Biomass Power  Ione, CA  Woody biomass  18 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Viking Energy of McBain  McBain, MI  Wood waste and TDF  18 
EDF Renewable Energy  EDF-RE Allendale  Allendale, SC  Forestry wood waste  17.8 
Covanta  Covanta Babylon Inc.  West Babylon, NY  MSW  17 
Covanta  Covanta Pacific Oroville Power  Oroville, CA  Forest residue, RDF  17 
Covanta  Covanta WBH LLC  Tulsa, OK  MSW  17 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Pinetree Power - Westminster  Westminster, MA  Woody biomass  17 
Covanta  Covanta Bristol Inc.  Bristol, CT  MSW  16.3 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Pinetree Power - Bethlehem  Bethlehem, NH  Forest and logging residue  16.2 
GDF Suez Energy North America Inc.  Viking Energy of Lincoln  Lincoln, MI  RDF, natural gas  16 
Indeck Energy Services Inc.  Indeck Energy - Alexandria LLC  Alexandria, NH  Wood waste  16 
Eastern Connecticut Resource Recovery Authority  Wheelabrator Lisbon Inc.  Lisbon, CT  MSW  15 
Bridgewater Power Co. LP  Bridgewater Power LP  Plymouth, NH  Woody biomass  15 
Covanta  Covanta Lake Inc.  Okahumpka, FL  MSW  15 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Hudson Falls LLC  Hudson Falls, NY  MSW  15 
Covanta  Covanta Warren Energy Resource Co. LP  Oxford, NJ  MSW  14 
Ecomaine (Parent)  Ecomaine (Biomass Power Plant)  Portland, ME  MSW  14 
Grays Harbor Paper LP  Grays Harbor Paper LP - Powerhouse  Hoquiam, WA  Paper mill sludge  14 
Leaf Clean Energy Company  Multitrade Telogia  Bristol, FL  Logging and mill residue, peanut hulls  14 
Telogia Power  Telogia Power  Telogia, FL  Logging and mill residue, peanut hulls  14 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Concord Company LP  Concord, NH  MSW  14 
Wheelabrator Technologies Inc.  Wheelabrator Gloucester Company LP  Westville, NJ  MSW  14 
Covanta  Covanta Marion Inc.  Brooks, OR  MSW  13 
Florida Crystals  New Hope Power, Co.  South Bay, FL  Bagasse, wood  128.9 
Akeida Capital Management  Ampersand Chowchilla Biomass LLC  Chowchilla, CA  Agricultural wastes  12.5 
The Powell Group  Agrilectric Power Partners Ltd.  Lake Charles, LA  RDF  12.1 
Islip Resource Recovery Agency  Covanta MacArthur Renewable Energy Inc.  Ronkonkoma, NY  MSW  12 
Collins Company  Collins Pine Company  Kane, PA  Woody biomass  12 
Sappi Fine Paper North America  Somerset Plant  Skowhegan, ME  Mill residue  116.9 
Evergreen Clean Energy  Eagle Valley Clean Energy  Gypsum, CO  Forest restoration residue  11.5 
Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts  Commerce Refuse-to-Energy Facility  Commerce, CA  MSW  11.5 
Boise Cascade LLC  Medford Operation  Medford, OR  Mill residue   11 
Covanta  Covanta Projects of Wallingford LP  Wallingford, CT  MSW  11 
Energy Management Inc.  Gainesville Renewable Energy Center  Gainesville, FL  Woody biomass  102.5 
Southern Power Company  Southern Co. Nacogdoches Generating Facility  Sacul, TX  Forest and mill residue, MSW  100 
SDS Lumber Co.  SDS Lumber Gorge Energy Division  Bingen, WA  Logging and mill residue  10 
Evergreen BioPower LLC (Parent)  Evergreen Biopower LLC  Lyons, OR  Mill residue  10 
Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District  Wasatch Integrated Energy Recovery  Layton, UT  MSW  1.6 
Robbins Lumber Inc.  Robbins Lumber  Searsmont, ME  Woody biomass  1.2 
Total Plants: 194  Total capacity in millions:6,488.30