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Frank Bowerman Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project is a 23.8MW biopower project. It is located in California, 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 March 2016. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Montauk Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.

The project generates 160GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 26,000 households, offsetting 53,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Landfill gas is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Anaheim Public Utilities under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Caterpillar was selected as the engine supplier for the project. The company provided 7 units of Reciprocating Engine engines.

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About Montauk Energy

Montauk Energy is an integrated renewable energy company that offers management, recovery and conversion of landfill methane into renewable energy. The company operates landfill gas collection systems. It provides permitting, design, construction and operation of energy facilities. Montauk Energy offers renewable natural gas, electric power generation, alternative fuels, boiler fuel gas and carbon capture, carbon sequestration among others. The company develops, operates and manages landfill methane-fueled renewable energy projects. Its projects include McCarty road landfill, Monmouth County Reclamation Center, Rumpke Sanitary Landfill, Valley Landfill, and others. Montauk Energy is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the US.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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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.