Covanta Mid-Connecticut Biomass Power plant is a 90MW biopower project. It is located in Connecticut, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 1987.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Biopower||90||90||–||Active||Connecticut, the US|
The project is currently owned by Covanta Holding.
Refuse which is a kind of municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.
The project got commissioned in October 1987.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to The Connecticut Light and Power under a power purchase agreement.
GE Power was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 45MW nameplate capacity.
Combustion Engineering supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 825Degree Fahrenheit. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 880psig.
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