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    Bioenergy Grid-Connected Electrical Generation Capacity


    Fuel Utility Location Facility Status Units Total Capacity (kW)
    Total for Virginia 23  678,220
    Biogas Total: 5 19,620
      Ingenco Amelia Amelia Landfill OP   4,200
    Neo Corp. Prince William Prince William Landfill OP 1 2,000
    Landfill Energy Systems, Inc. Lorton Lorton Phase I OP 1 3,200
    Landfill Energy Systems, Inc. Lorton Lorton Phase II OP 1 3,200
    Browning-Ferris Industries Richmond Richmond Landfill OP 1 3,000
    U.S. Energy Systems Inc./Clinergy Solutions Suffolk Suffolk Landfill OP 1 3,200
    Virginia Beach Virginia Beach Virginia Beach LF #2 Mount Trashmore II OP   820
    Municipal Solid Waste Total: 4 215,500
      City of Harrisonburg Harrisonburg Harrisonburg Resource Recovery OP 1 2,500
    Ogden Corp. Alexandria Alexandria/Arlington Resource Recovery OP 1 29,000
    Ogden Corp. Lorton I-95 Resource Recovery OP 1 124,000
    Southeastern Public Service Authority Portsmouth SE Tidewater Energy Project OP 1 60,000
    Timber Residues Total: 14 443,100
      Appalachian Power Bassett Bassett Table Co. SB 1 1,500
    Georgia Pacific Co. Big Island Big Island Wood OP 1 7,500
    Westvaco Covington Covington Facility OP 1 71,000
    Westvaco Covington Covington Facility OS 1 5,500
    Westvaco Covington Covington Facility SB 1 21,000
    International Paper Co. Franklin Franklin Fine Paper OP 1 76,000
    International Paper Co. Franklin Franklin Fine Paper OS 1 11,300
    International Paper Co. Franklin Franklin Fine Paper SB 1 9,400
    FPL Energy Hurt Multitrade SB 1 90,000
    Scott Wood Amelia Scott Wood OP 2 2,700
    St. Laurent Paper Products Corp. West Point St. Laurent Paper Products OP 1 96,000
    Stone Container Corp. Hopewell Stone OP 1 47,600
      Dinwiddie Sonoco OP 1 3,600

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    Notes:
  • Includes units classified as operating status (OP = Operating; OS = out of Service; SB = standby; TS = Testing) only


  • Sources:
  • Number of Operating Plants with Total Capacity (kW) by State and Technology, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), REPiS.



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