Bennettsville Biomass Power Plant is a 50MW biopower project. It is located in South Carolina, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 50 50 Active South Carolina, the US


The project is currently owned by Domtar.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 31,000 households. The project cost is $148.844m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in January 2011.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Santee Cooper under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 50MW.


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