Biomass Plants

Last Modified on July 25, 2014


Company Plant Location Feedstock Capacity (MW)
Dominion Virginia Power  Southampton Power Station  Franklin, VA  Wood Waste   
Robbins Lumber Inc.  Robbins Lumber  Searsmont, ME  Mill residue  1.2 
Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District  Wasatch Integrated Energy Recovery  Layton, Utah  MSW  1.6 
Evergreen BioPower LLC   Evergreen Biopower LLC   Lyons, OR  Mill residue  10 
SDS Lumber Co.  SDS Lumber Gorge Energy Division  Bingen, WA  Logging & mill residue  10 
New Hanover County  New hanover County WASTEC  Wilmington, NC  MSW  10.3 
London Economics  Ampersand Chowcilla Biomass, LLC  Chowchilla, CA  Woody biomass  10.5 
London Economics  Merced Power, LLC  Merced, CA  Woody biomass  10.5 
American Renewables, LLC  Gainesville Renewable Energy Center  Gainesville, FL  Woody biomass  100 
Southern Power Company  Nacogdoches Power LLC  Sacul, TX  Logging residue  100 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Projects of Wallingford LP  Wallingford, CT  MSW  11 
Boise Cascade LLC  Medford Operation  Medford, OR  Mill residue  11 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Burney Mountain Power  Burney, CA  Logging & mill residue  11.4 
Sappi Fine Paper North America  Somerset Plant  Skowhegan, ME  Mill residue  116.9 
Collins Company  Collins Pine Company  Chester, CA  Woody biomass  12 
Los Angeles County  Commerce Refuse-to-Energy Facility  Commerce, CA  MSW  12 
Islip Resource Recovery Agency  Covanta MacArthur Renewable Energy Inc.  Ronkonkoma, NY  MSW  12 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Mount Lassen Power  Westwood, CA  Forest thinning  12 
Evergreen Clean Energy  Eagle Valley Clean Energy  Eagle, CO  Forest restoration residue  12 
The Powell Group  Agrilectric Power Partners Ltd  Lake Charles, LA  Rice hulls  12.1 
Florida Crystals  New Hope Power Co.  West Palm Beach, FL  Baggasse  128.9 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Marion Inc.  Brooks, OR  MSW  13 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Warren Energy Resource Co. LP  Oxford, NJ  MSW  14 
Ecomaine   Ecomaine   Portland, ME  MSW  14 
Grays Harbor Paper LP   Grays Harbor Paper LP   Hoquiam, WA  Mill residue  14 
Laidlaw Energy Group Inc  Susanville Biomass Facility  Susanville, CA  Forest residue  14 
Multitrade Biomass Holdings  Telogia Power  Telogia, FL  Ag, logging & mill residue  14 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Concord Company, L.P.  Concord, NH  MSW  14 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Gloucester Company, L.P.  Westville, NJ  MSW  14 
Bridgewater Power Co LP   Bridgewater Power LP   Plymouth, NH  Woody biomass  15 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Lake Inc.  Okahumpka, FL  MSW  15 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Hudson Falls LLC  Hudson Falls, NY  MSW  15 
Eastern Connecticut Resource Recovery Authority  Wheelabrator Lisbon Inc.  Lisbon, CT  MSW  15 
EDF Energies Nouvelles  Allendale Biomass Facility  Allendale, SC  Logging residue  15.2 
EDF Energies Nouvelles  Harleyville Biomass Plant  Harleyville, SC  Logging residue  15.2 
Indeck Energy Services, Inc.  Indeck Energy - Alexandria LLC  Alexandria, NH  Wood waste  16 
GDF Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Viking Energy - Northumberland  Northumberland, PA  Woody biomass  16 
Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Viking Energy of Lincoln, Inc.  Lincoln, MI  Wood waste  16 
GDF Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Pinetree Power - Bethlehem  Bethlehem, NH  Logging residue  16.2 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Bristol Inc.  Bristol, CT  MSW  16.3 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Babylon Inc.  West Babylon, NY  MSW  17 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Pacific Oroville Power  Oroville, CA  Forest residue, ag waste, uban waste.  17 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta WBH LLC  Tulsa, OK  MSW  17 
GDF Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Pinetree Power - Westminster  Westminster, MA  Woody biomass  17 
Boralex  Boralex Sherman LLC  Stacyville, ME  Woody biomass  18 
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 & mill residue  18 
Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Viking Energy of McBain  McBain, MI  Wood waste & TDF  18 
Leucadia National Corporation  Imperial Valley Resource Recovery   Imperial, CA  Wood waste & ag residue  18.1 
GreenHunter Energy  GreenHunter Mesquite Lake Resource Recovery Plant  Grapevine, TX  MSW  18.5 
EWP Renewable Corp.  Fairhaven Power  Samoa, CA  Woody biomass  18.8 
Otoka Energy Corporation  Buena Vista Biomass Power  Rancho Cordova, CA  Woody biomass  19 
EWP Renewable Corp.  DG Whitefield LLC   Whitefield, NH  Woody biomass  19 
Patriot Energy LLC  Shannon Power Plant  Greenville, ME  Woody biomass  19 
EWP Renewable Corp.  Springfield Power, LLC  Springfield, NH  Whole Tree chips, round wood  19 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Lincoln  Lincoln, CA  Woody biomass  19.2 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Pacific Ultrapower Chinese Station  Jamestown, CA  MSW  19.8 
Seneca Sawmill Company  Seneca Sustainable Energy  Eugene, OR  Mill residue  19.8 
Concord Steam Corp  Concord Steam Plant  Concord, NH  Whole Tree Chips  20 
Escanaba Green Energy, LLC  Escanaba Generating Station  Escanaba, MI  Wood waste & TDF  20 
Fortistar  Hillman Power LLC  Hillman, MI  Wood waste & TDF  20 
L'Anse Warden Electric Company  L'Anse Warden  L'Anse, MI  Wood waste  20 
Nippon Paper Industries  Port Angeles Mill  Port Angeles, WA  Woody biomass  20 
Multitrade Biomass Holdings  Rabun Gap Cogen Facility  Rabun Gap, GA  Logging & mill residue  20 
Xcel Energy  Red Wing  Red Wing, MN  MSW  20 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Chateaugay  Chateaugay, NY  Woody biomass  20 
Ameresco, Inc.  Savannah River Site Biomass Cogeneration Facility  Aiken, SC  Logging residue  20 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Burney  Burney, CA  Logging & mill residue  20 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Loyalton  Loyalton, CA  Mill residue  20 
Taylor Biomass Energy, LLC  TBE-Montgomery, LLC  Montgomery, NY  MSW  20 
GDF Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Ryegate Power Station  East Ryegate, VT  Whole tree chips  20.5 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Lyonsdale  Lyons Falls, NY  Whole tree chips  21 
US Renewables Group  Thermal Energy Dev Partnership LP  Tracy, CA  Woody biomass  21.5 
Harrisburg Authority  Covanta Harrisburg Inc.  Harrisburg, PA  MSW  22 
Casella Waste Systems Inc  Maine Energy Recovery Company  Biddeford, ME  MSW  22 
City of Tampa  Wheelabrator McKay Bay Inc.  Tampa, FL  MSW  22 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Stanislaus Inc.  Crows Landing, CA  MSW  22.5 
Arlington County/ City of Alexandria  Covanta Alexandria/Arlington  Alexandria, VA  MSW  23 
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community  Koda Energy LLC  Shakopee, MN  Ag residue  23.4 
Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers, Inc.  Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers  Santa Rosa, TX  Baggasse  23.5 
Hu Honua Bioenergy LLC  Hu Honua Bioenergy  Pepeekeo, HI  Eucalyptus  24 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Jonesboro Power Station  Jonesboro, ME  Logging & mill residue  24.5 
Biogreen Sustainable Energy Co  La Pine Plant  LaPine, OR  Mill residue  24.9 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Huntington LP  East Northport, NY  MSW  25 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Mendota  Mendota, CA  Orchard residue  25 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta West Enfield  West Enfield, ME  Forest & mill residue  25 
SET PERC Investment LLC  Penobscot Energy Recovery  Orrington, ME  MSW & woody biomass  25 
GDF Suez Energy North America, Inc.  Pinetree Power - Tamworth  Tamworth, NH  Woody biomass  25 
Xcel Energy  Wilmarth Generating Station  Mankato, MN  MSW  25 
City of Spokane  Wheelabrator Spokane, Inc.  Spokane, WA  MSW  26 
Minnesota Power  Rapids Energy Center  Grand Rapids, MN  Logging & mill residue  26.5 
Enpower Corp.  Wadham Energy, LP  Williams, CA  Rice hulls  26.5 
Snowflake Power, LLC  Snowflake Power, LLC  Snowflake, AZ  Logging & mill residue  27 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Quincy  Quincy, CA  Mill residue  27.5 
Greenleaf Power, LLC  Eel River Plant  Scotia, CA  Logging & mill residue  28 
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 & mill residue  28 
DTE Energy Services  Woodland Biomass Power, Ltd.  Woodland, CA  Woody biomass  28 
Patriarch Partners, LLC  Old Town Fuel & Fiber  Old Town, ME  Mill residue  28.5 
Great River Energy  Elk River Energy Recovery Station  Elk River, MN  MSW  29 
Jackson County Solid Waste Authority  Jackson County Resource Recovery  Jackson, MI  MSW  3.6 
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 
Hoge Lumber Co  Hoge Lumber  New Knoxville, Ohio  Mill residue  3.7 
Maryland Environmental Service  Eastern Correctional Institute  Westover, MD  Woody biomass  3.8 
Biomass One LP   Biomass One   White City, OR  Woody biomass  30 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Niagara Company  Niagara Falls, NY  MSW  30 
Xcel Energy  French Island Generating Plant  La Crosse, WI  Wood waste  30.4 
Portland General Electric  Boardman Generating Station  Boardman, OR  Arundo donax L.  300 
Burney Forest Products  Burney Forest Power  Burney, CA  Logging & mill residue  31 
Pasco County  Covanta Pasco, Inc.  Spring Hill, FL  MSW  31.2 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Plymouth Renewable Energy Ltd.  Conshohocken, PA  MSW  32 
Smurfit-Stone Container Corp.  Stone Container Panama City Mill  Panama City, FL  Paper mill waste  34 
Foster Wheeler Corp.  Camden Resource Recovery Facility  Camden, NJ  MSW  35 
Iberdrola Renewables  Lakeview Power Plant  Lakeview, OR  Logging & mill residue  35 
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 Fort Fairfield  Fort Fairfield, ME  Woody biomass  36 
Greenleaf Power, LLC  HL Power Company  Wendel, CA  Mill & logging residue  36.2 
York County Solid Waste Authority  Covanta York Renewable Energy LLC  York, PA  MSW  36.5 
Northwest Energy Systems Co.  Klamath Falls Bioenergy  Bellevue, WA  Logging & mill residue  37 
Northwest Energy Systems Co.  Oregon Bioenergy, LLC  Warm Springs, OR  Forest residue  37 
Ever-Green Energy, LLC  St. Paul Cogeneration, LLC  St. Paul, MN  Urban tree waste  37 
CMS Energy  Grayling Generating Station  Grayling, MI  Mill residue & TDF  38 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Saugus, Inc.  Saugus, MA  MSW  38 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Pittsfield, Inc.  Pittsfield, MA  MSW 
Oneida Seven Generations Corp  Oneida Waste-to-Energy  Green Bay, WI  MSW 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Anderson  Anderson, CA  Logging & mill residue 
City of Perham  Perham Resource Recovery Facility  Perham, MN  MSW  4.5 
Xcel Energy  Bay Front Power Plant  Ashland, WI  Woody biomass  40 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Hennepin Energy Resource Co. LP  Minneapolis, MN  MSW  40 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Onondaga LP  Jamesville, NY  MSW  40 
Dairyland Power Cooperative  DTE Stoneman Station  Cassville, WI  Woody biomass  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 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator North Andover, Inc.  North Andover, MA  MSW  40 
NRG Energy, Inc.  Montville Generation Station  Princeton, CT  Woody biomass  40 
Kimberly-Clark Corp  Everett Cogen  Everett, WA  Mill residue  42 
Decker Energy International  Plainfield Renewable Energy  Norwalk, CT  Woody biomass  42 
Avista Corp.  Kettle Falls Generating Station  Kettle Falls, WA  Mill & logging residue  43 
Aspen Power LLC  Aspen Biomass Power Plant  Lufkin, TX  Urban wood waste, logging & mill residue  44 
Rollcast Energy, Inc.  Cadillac Renewable Energy  Cadillac, MI  Logging residue  44 
Union County Utilities Authority  Covanta Union Inc.  Rahway, NJ  MSW  44 
Macpherson Energy Corporation  Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company, LLC  Bakersfield, CA  Orchard residue  44 
Riverstone Holdings  Coastal Carolina Clean Power  Kenansville, NC  Woody biomass  44.1 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Millbury Inc.  Worcester, MA  MSW  46 
Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co Ltd   Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Puunene Mill  Puunene, HI  Baggasse  46.1 
Hillsborough County Solid Waste Department  Covanta Hillsborough Inc.  Tampa, FL  MSW  47 
Greenleaf Power, LLC  Desert View  Mecca, CA  Ag residue and urban wood waste  48 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Haverhill Inc.  Haverhill, MA  MSW  49 
East Texas Electric Cooperative  Woodville Renewable Power  Woodville, TX  Woody biomass  49 
Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative-NOVEC  South Boston Biomass Power Plant  South Boston, VA  Logging Residue  49.9 
Snider Industries Inc.  Snider Industries  Marshall, TX  Woody biomass 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Claremont Company, L.P.  Claremont, NH  MSW 
Dominion Virginia Power  Altavista Power Station  Altavista, VA  Logging & mill residue  50 
CMS Energy  Craven County Wood Energy  New Bern, NC  Mill residue  50 
Dominion Virginia Power  Hopewell Power Station  Hopewell, VA  Wood Waste  50 
ReEnergy Holdings LLC  ReEnergy Stratton Energy  Stratton, ME  Woody biomass  50 
PSNH - Public Service of New Hampshire  Schiller Station  Portsmouth, NH  Whole chipped trees  50 
We Energies   We Energies   Milwaukee, WI  Urban wood waste & mill residue  50 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Ridge Energy, Inc.  Auburndale, FL  Wood waste & TDF  50 
Roseburg Forest Products  Dillard Complex  Roseburg, OR  Woody biomass  51.5 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Falls, Inc.  Morrisville, PA  MSW  53.3 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta SEMASS, L.P.  West Wareham, MA  MSW  54 
North Star Renewable Power LLC  Greenway Renewable Power  LaGrange, GA  Logging residue & urban wood waste  54 
North Star Renewable Power LLC  Loblolly Green Power  Newberry, SC  Logging residue & urban wood waste  54 
Northeast Maryland Wast Disposal Authority  Covanta Montgomery Inc.  Dickerson, MD  MSW  55 
Homeland Renewable Energy Inc.  Fibrominn Biomass Power Plant  Benson, MN  Poultry litter  55 
Longview Fibre Paper & Packaging Inc.   Longview Fibre   Longview, WA  Mill residue  55 
SP Newsprint Company  SP Newsprint - Newberg Cogen  Newberg, OR  Logging & mill residue  55.3 
US Renewables Group  Niagara Generation, LLC  Niagara Falls, NY  Woody biomass  56 
City & County of Honolulu  Covanta Honolulu Resource Recovery Venture  Kapolei, HI  MSW  57 
Lee County Solid Waste Authority  Covanta Lee Inc.  Ft. Myers, FL  MSW  57 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Delano  Delano, CA  Logging & mill residue  58 
ecoPower  ecoPower - Hazard  Chavies, KY  Woody biomass  58 
Burlington Electric Department  Joseph C McNeil Generating Station  Burlington, VT  Whole chipped trees  59.5 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Westchester LP  Peekskill, NY  MSW  59.7 
Stimson Lumber Company  Plummer Cogen  Plummer, ID  Wood waste 
Tamarack Energy, Inc.  Tamarack Energy Partnership  New Meadows, ID  wood waste  6.2 
Kaua'i Island Utility Cooperative  Kaua'i Island Biomass Power Plant  Lihu'e, HI  Woody biomass  6.7 
Florida Biomass Energy LLC  Florida Biomass Energy  Bradenton, FL  Woody biomass, Vegetative Waste  60 
US Ecogen  Fort Meade Generating Facility  Fort Meade, FL  Eucalyptus  60 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Portsmouth  Portsmouth, VA  MSW  60 
Rollcast Energy, Inc.  Piedmont Green Power  Barnesville, GA  Woody biomass  60.5 
Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach  Palm Beach Renewable Energy  West Palm Beach, FL  MSW  62.3 
Sappi Fine Paper North America  S D Warren Westbrook  Westbrook, ME  Mill residue  62.5 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator Shasta Energy Co., Inc.  Anderson, CA  Logging, mill & ag residue  63.7 
Simpson Tacoma Kraft Co LLC  Simpson Tacoma Kraft Biomass  Tacoma, WA  Mill residue  64 
Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority  Wheelabrator Baltimore, L.P.  Baltimore, MD  MSW  64.5 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Essex Company  Newark, NJ  MSW  65 
Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.  Wheelabrator South Broward, Inc.  Davie, FL  MSW  66 
Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority  Wheelabrator Bridgeport, L.P.  Bridgeport, CT  MSW  67 
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 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Indianapolis Inc.  Indianapolis, IN  MSW 
Thermagen Power Group, LLC  Fox Valley Clean Energy Center  Neenah, WI  Mill residue 
Kiara Solar  Kiara Solar - Anderson Plant LLC  Anderson, CA  Woody biomass 
Sauder Woodworking Co.  Sauder Power Plant  Archbold, Ohio  Mill waste from funiture making 
Koppers, Inc.  Koppers Susquehanna Plant  Montgomery, PA  Railroad ties  7.5 
Permeate Refining Inc.  Permeate Refining Cedar Rapids  Ankeny, IA  Ag residue  7.5 
D.R. Johnson Lumber Company  Riddle Facility  Riddle, OR  Woody biomass  7.5 
Sierra Pacific Industries  Sierra Pacific - Sonora  Sonora, CA  Logging & mill residue  7.5 
Sierra Power Corporation  Sierra Power Cogen  Terra Bella, CA  Ag, logging & mill residue  7.5 
United States Sugar Corp  Clewiston Sugar House  Clewiston, FL  Baggasse  70.6 
Minnesota Power  Hibbard Energy Center  Duluth, MN  Wood waste & coal  72.8 
Cate Street Capital  Burgess BioPower  Berlin, NH  Woody biomass  75 
Pinellas County Utilities  Pinellas County Resource Recovery Facility  St. Petersburg, FL  MSW  75 
Miami-Dade County  Covanta Dade Renewable Energy  Doral, FL  MSW  77 
Miami-Dade County  Miami-Dade County Resource Recovery Facility  Miami, FL  MSW  77 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Delaware Valley LP  Chester, PA  MSW  80 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Fairfax Inc. (I-95 Energy)  Lorton, VA  MSW  80 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Hempstead Company  Westbury, NY  MSW  80 
Dominion Virginia Power  Pittsylvania Power Station  Hurt, VA  Logging residue  83 
NewPage Holding Corporation  Mead Coated Board  Phenix City, AL  Mill residue  87.5 
Dutchess County Resource Recovery Agency  Covanta Hudson Valley Renewable Energy LLC  Poughkeepsie, NY  MSW 
Covanta Energy Corporation  Covanta Springfield LLC  Agawam, MA  MSW 
Warm Springs Forest Products Industries  Warm Springs Forest Products  Warm Springs, OR  Mill residue 
Olmsted County Environmental Resources  Olmsted Waste-To-Energy Facility  Rochester, MN  MSW  9.6 
Total Plants: 222  Total capacity in millions:7,475.20