U.S. Biomass Power Plants

Last Modified on May 24, 2017
*Capacity noted in (MW)


Plant Location Feedstock Capacity
Covanta York Renewable Energy LLC  PA  Waste Stream  36.50
Wilmarth Generating Station  MN  Waste Stream  20.00
Red Wing  MN  Waste Stream  20.00
French Island Generating Plant  WI  Waste Stream  30.40
Bay Front Power Plant  WI  Woody Biomass  40.00
Wheelabrator Portsmouth  VA  Waste Stream  60.00
Wheelabrator Westchester LP  NY  Waste Stream  59.70
Wheelabrator Shasta Energy Co. Inc.  CA  Woody Biomass  50.00
Wheelabrator Ridge Energy Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  50.00
Wheelabrator Saugus Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  38.00
Wheelabrator North Broward Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  68.00
Wheelabrator North Andover Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  40.00
Wheelabrator Millbury Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  46.00
Wheelabrator Hudson Falls LLC  NY  Waste Stream  15.00
Wheelabrator Gloucester Company LP  NJ  Waste Stream  14.00
Wheelabrator Falls Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  53.30
Wheelabrator Concord Company LP  NH  Waste Stream  14.00
Wheelabrator South Broward Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  66.00
Rothschild Biomass Cogeneration Plant  WI  Woody Biomass  50.00
Davis Energy Recovery Facility  UT  Waste Stream  1.60
Warm Springs Forest Products  OR  Woody Biomass  9.00
Penobscot Energy Recovery  ME  Waste Stream  25.00
Covanta Union Inc.  NJ  Waste Stream  44.00
Agrilectric Power Partners Ltd.  LA  Waste Stream  12.10
Sullivan County Biomass Project  NH  Woody Biomass  0.04
Plummer Cogen  ID  Waste Stream  6.00
Green Energy Team LLC  HI  Woody Biomass  7.50
SP Fiber Technologies - Newberg  OR  Woody Biomass  36.00
Southern Co. Nacogdoches Generating Facility  TX  Woody Biomass  100.00
Palm Beach Renewable Energy #2  FL  Waste Stream  100.00
Palm Beach Renewable Energy #1  FL  Waste Stream  62.30
Snider Industries  TX  Woody Biomass  5.00
Stone Container Panama City Mill  FL  Waste Stream  34.00
Sierra Pacific - Sonora  CA  Woody Biomass  7.50
Sierra Pacific - Lincoln  CA  Woody Biomass  19.20
Sierra Pacific - Quincy  CA  Woody Biomass  27.50
Sierra Pacific - Burney  CA  Woody Biomass  20.00
Sierra Pacific - Anderson  CA  Woody Biomass  5.00
Sierra Pacific - Burlington  WA  Woody Biomass  28.00
Sierra Pacific - Aberdeen  WA  Woody Biomass  18.00
Seneca Sustainable Energy  OR  Woody Biomass  19.80
SDS Lumber Gorge Energy Division  WA  Woody Biomass  10.00
Somerset Plant  ME  Waste Stream  116.90
Sappi Cloquet Mill  MN  Woody Biomass  60.70
S D Warren Westbrook  ME  Woody Biomass  62.50
Dillard Complex  OR  Softwood  51.50
RockTenn - Tacoma  WA  Woody Biomass  64.00
Coastal Carolina Clean Power  NC  Woody Biomass  35.00
Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers  TX  Ag  23.50
ReEnergy Stratton  ME  Woody Biomass  48.00
ReEnergy Sterling  CT  Woody Biomass  30.00
ReEnergy Lyonsdale  NY  Hardwood and Softwood  22.00
ReEnergy Livermore Falls  ME  Woody Biomass  39.00
ReEnergy Fort Fairfield  ME  Woody Biomass  37.00
ReEnergy Black River  NY  Woody Biomass  60.00
ReEnergy Ashland  ME  Woody Biomass  39.00
Northern Wood Power  NH  Hardwood and Softwood  50.00
Pinellas County Resource Recovery Facility  FL  Waste Stream  75.00
Covanta Pasco Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  31.20
Oswego County Energy Recovery Facility  NY  Waste Stream  3.60
Olmsted Waste-To-Energy Facility  MN  Waste Stream  9.60
Novo BioPower LLC  AZ  Woody Biomass  27.00
South Boston Energy LLC  VA  Woody Biomass  49.90
Wheelabrator Baltimore LP  MD  Waste Stream  64.50
Covanta Montgomery Inc.  MD  Waste Stream  55.00
Rio Bravo Rocklin  CA  Woody Biomass  24.40
Rio Bravo Fresno  CA  Woody Biomass  28.00
NPI USA Co-Generation Facility  WA  Woody Biomass  20.00
Benson Power LLC  MN  Waste Stream  50.00
Rapids Energy Center  MN  Woody Biomass  26.50
Hibbard Energy Center  MN  Waste Stream  72.80
MMWAC Resource Recovery Facility  ME  Waste Stream  3.60
Cheyenne Biogas Power Plant  WY  Waste Stream 
Covanta Dade Renewable Energy  FL  Waste Stream  77.00
MeadWestvaco Corporation - Covington  VA  Woody Biomass  75.00
Eastern Correctional Institute Cogeneration Plant  MD  Woody Biomass  3.80
FH Stoltze Land & Lumber  MT  Woody Biomass  3.00
Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company LLC  CA  Ag  44.00
Commerce Refuse-to-Energy Facility  CA  Waste Stream  11.50
Covanta Lee Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  57.00
Multitrade Telogia  FL  Woody Biomass  14.00
Covanta Lancaster Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  36.00
Covanta Harrisburg Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  24.00
Covanta Kent Inc.  MI  Waste Stream  18.00
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corp. - Longview  WA  Waste Stream  55.00
Pacific Ultrapower Chinese Station  CA  Woody Biomass  19.80
Covanta MacArthur Renewable Energy Inc.  NY  Waste Stream  12.00
Indeck Energy - Alexandria LLC  NH  Woody Biomass  16.00
Hu Honua Bioenergy Facility  HI  Woody Biomass  24.00
Hoge Lumber  OH  Waste Stream  3.70
Covanta Hillsborough Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  46.50
Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Puunene Mill  HI  Ag  46.10
Plainfield Renewable Energy  CT  Other  37.50
Honey Lake  CA  Woody Biomass  30.00
Desert View  CA    47.00
Elk River Energy Recovery Station  MN  Waste Stream  33.00
Grays Harbor Paper LP - Powerhouse  WA  Waste Stream  14.00
Tamworth Power Station  NH  Woody Biomass  22.50
Ryegate Power Station  VT  Woody Biomass  20.50
McBain Power Station  MI  Waste Stream  18.00
Lincoln Power Station  MI  Waste Stream  16.00
Fitchburg Power Station  MA  Woody Biomass  17.00
Bethlehem Power Station  NH  Woody Biomass  16.20
Hillman Power LLC  MI  Waste Stream  20.00
Brooksville  FL  Woody Biomass  70.00
New Hope Power Co.  FL  Ag  128.90
Springfield Power LLC  NH  Woody Biomass  19.00
DG Whitefield LLC (Biomass Power Plant)  NH  Woody Biomass  19.00
DG Fairhaven Power  CA  Woody Biomass  18.80
Eagle Valley Clean Energy  CO  Woody Biomass  11.50
Evergreen Biopower LLC  OR  Woody Biomass  10.00
St. Paul Cogeneration LLC  MN  Woody Biomass  37.00
Wadham Energy LP  CA  Ag  26.50
Gettysburg Energy & Nutrient Recovery Facility LLC  PA  Ag  3.25
Gainesville Renewable Energy Center  FL  Woody Biomass  102.50
Pinelands Biomass - Dorchester  SC  Woody Biomass  35.60
EDF-RE Allendale  SC  Woody Biomass  17.80
Ecomaine (Biomass Power Plant)  ME  Waste Stream  14.00
Wheelabrator Lisbon Inc.  CT  Waste Stream  15.00
Woodville Renewable Power  TX  Woody Biomass  49.00
Covanta Hudson Valley Renewable Energy LLC  NY  Waste Stream  9.20
Woodland Biomass Power Ltd.  CA  Woody Biomass  28.00
DTE Stockton LLC  CA  Woody Biomass  45.00
Southampton Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
Pittsylvania Power Station  VA  Woody Biomass  83.00
Hopewell Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
Altavista Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
Detroit Renewable Power  MI  Waste Stream  68.00
Covanta Warren Energy Resource Co. LP  NJ  Waste Stream  14.00
Covanta WBH LLC  OK  Waste Stream  17.00
Covanta Springfield LLC  MA  Waste Stream  9.00
Covanta Stanislaus Inc.  CA  Waste Stream  22.50
Covanta SEMASS LP  MA  Waste Stream  54.00
Covanta Projects of Wallingford LP  CT  Waste Stream  11.00
Covanta Plymouth Renewable Energy Ltd.  PA  Waste Stream  32.00
Covanta Pittsfield Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  4.00
Covanta Onondaga LP  NY  Waste Stream  40.00
Covanta Niagara Company  NY  Waste Stream  30.00
Covanta Marion Inc.  OR  Waste Stream  13.00
Covanta Lake Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  15.00
Covanta Indianapolis Inc.  IN  Waste Stream  7.00
Covanta Huntington LP  NY  Waste Stream  25.00
Covanta Hennepin Energy Resource Co. LP  MN  Waste Stream  40.00
Covanta Hempstead Company  NY  Waste Stream  80.00
Covanta Haverhill Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  49.00
Covanta Fairfax Inc. (I-95 Energy)  VA  Waste Stream  80.00
Covanta Essex Company  NJ  Waste Stream  65.00
Covanta Delaware Valley LP  PA  Waste Stream  80.00
Covanta Delano  CA  Woody Biomass  58.00
Covanta Camden Energy Recovery Center  NJ  Waste Stream  21.00
Covanta Bristol Inc.  CT  Waste Stream  16.30
Covanta Babylon Inc.  NY  Waste Stream  17.00
Covanta Energy Mendota  CA  Woody Biomass  25.00
L'Anse Warden Electric Company  MI  Waste Stream  20.00
Wheelabrator Bridgeport LP  CT  Waste Stream  67.00
Mid-Conn. Resource Recovery Facility  CT  Waste Stream  68.00
Covanta SECONN  CT  Waste Stream  18.00
Collins Pine Company  PA  Woody Biomass  12.00
Grayling Generating Station  MI  Waste Stream  38.00
Genesee Power Station LP  MI  Waste Stream  40.00
Craven County Wood Energy  NC  Waste Stream  50.00
McKay Bay Refuse-to-Energy Facility  FL  Waste Stream  22.00
City of Spokane Waste to Energy Facility  WA  Waste Stream  26.00
Perham Resource Recovery Facility  MN  Waste Stream  4.50
Covanta Long Beach Renewable Energy (The Southeast Resource Recovery Facility)  CA  Waste Stream  36.00
Covanta Honolulu Resource Recovery Venture  HI  Waste Stream  90.00
Burgess BioPower  NH  Woody Biomass  75.00
Roxboro Facility  NC    67.50
CPI USA North Carolina LLC  NC  Waste Stream  85.00
Burney Forest Power  CA  Woody Biomass  31.00
Joseph C McNeil Generating Station  VT  Woody Biomass  59.50
Bridgewater Power LP  NH  Woody Biomass  15.00
Medford Operation  OR  Waste Stream  11.00
Biomass One  OR  Woody Biomass  30.00
Kettle Falls Generating Station  WA  Woody Biomass  53.40
Piedmont Green Power  GA  Woody Biomass  60.00
Cadillac Renewable Energy  MI  Woody Biomass  44.00
Covanta Alexandria/Arlington  VA  Waste Stream  23.00
Shasta Renewable  CA  Woody Biomass  6.80
Savannah River Site Biomass Cogeneration Facility  SC    20.00
Ampersand Chowchilla Biomass LLC  CA  Woody Biomass  12.50
United States Sugar Corporation  FL  Waste Stream  50.00
Telogia Power  FL  Woody Biomass  14.00
Pecan Row Landfill  GA   
ReVenture Park  NC  Waste Stream  3.60
Koda Energy LLC  MN  Ag  23.40
Cox Waste-to-Energy  KY  Woody Biomass  5.00
City of Covington Waste-To-Energy Gasification Plant  TN    0.13
Total Plants: 188Total capacity(MW):23,035.00