Olinda Alpha Landfill Facility is a 22.8MW 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 October 2012. Buy the profile here.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData


Premium Insights Olinda Alpha Landfill Facility

Buy the Profile

Premium Insights

The gold standard of business intelligence.

Find out more


The project is currently owned by Broadrock Renewables with a stake of 100%.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 22,000 households, offsetting 153,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The process of landfill has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Landfill gas is used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 steam turbine.

Development status

The project got commissioned in October 2012.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Anaheim Public Utilities under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

DCO Energy was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the biopower project.

Solar Turbines was selected as the gas turbine supplier for the project. The company provided 4 units of Taurus 60 turbines, each with 5.7 nameplate capacity.

For more details on Olinda Alpha Landfill Facility, buy the profile here.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

Premium Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

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.