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.