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Mount Poso Cogeneration in California Completes $30 Million Biomass Conversion


Industry Segment: Power | Word Count: 361 Words

SUGAR LAND--March 7, 2012--Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Mount Poso is a cogeneration power plant in Bakersfield, California, that utilizes steam from a biomass-fired Foster Wheeler circulating boiler to drive a GEC Alstom turbine generator. This process enhances production in a nearby oil field, while using water from the oil field to supply the power plant. Mount Poso previously used coal and petroleum coke as fuel.

Other companies featured: DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE)

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