Fitchburg Biomass Power Station is an 18MW biopower project. It is located in Massachusetts, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in August 1992. Buy the profile here.

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The process of combustion has been adopted in this co-firing project to release the stored energy from the feed. Industrial waste, landfill gas and wood by-product are used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 turbine with 18MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in August 1992.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Riley Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.