Pittsylvania Biomass Power Station is an 83MW biopower project. It is located in Virginia, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 1994.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 83 83 Active Virginia, the US


The project is currently owned by Dominion Energy.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 20,000 households. The project cost is $114m.

Wood waste which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in June 1994.

Contractors Involved

ABB was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The project consists of 2 steam turbines.

Riley Power supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 950Degree Fahrenheit. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 1,500psig.

NAES is the O&M contractor for the project.


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