U.S. Biomass Power Plants

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


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