PROJECT DEVELOPER & OWNER: JEA
ONLINE DATE: December 2008
CAPACITY: 9.6-Megawatts (MW)
PROJECT TYPE: Landfill Gas to Energy
Located in Baldwin, Florida, the Trail Ridge Landfill Gas Recovery project captures methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, released by the decomposing waste. The gas is fed into a generator with a nameplate capacity of 9.6 MW which creates enough energy to power approximately 42,300 homes.