Canadian Biomass Magazine

50 MW biomass power plant for Texas

November 4, 2011
By Scott Jamieson

Nov 4, 2011, Woodville, TX - Gemma Power Systems has signed an engineer-procure-construct(EPC) contract with East Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. for an approximately $165 million contract to design and build a 49.9 MW, biomass-fired power plant.

the Rural Utilities Service must issue its approval of the contract and
issue its Finding of No Significant Impact for the project, Gemma Power Systems has received a
limited release to start critical planning and early engineering
activities with a full release expected no later than Spring 2012. The facility located near Woodville, will use woodchips and waste
timber upon completion to in
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