Woodville Renewable Power Project is a 49.9MW biopower project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 49.9 49.9 Active Texas, the US Gemma Power Systems


The project was developed by Gemma Power Systems and is currently owned by East Texas Electric Cooperative.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 35,000 households. The project cost is $206m.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Wood chips which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in December 2014.

Contractors Involved

Gemma Power Systems was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.

Shin Nippon Machinery was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project.

Riley Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Gemma Power Systems

Gemma Power Systems LLC (Gemma Power), a subsidiary of Argan Inc, is an engineering, procurement and construction company. It develops, designs, constructs and operates power projects. It provides installation services for combined cycle and simple cycle gas turbine plants, biomass projects, wind farms, solar facilities, biofuel plants and environmental facilities. Gemma Power offers safety programs including supervisory training, critical equipment inspections, job hazard analysis, regulatory compliance, injury management and employee compliance training. It serves power and renewable energy industry. It also provides operations and maintenance services for completed facilities. The company has power projects in Massachusetts and Washington. Gemma Power is headquartered in Glastonbury, Connecticut, the US


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