Constellation Biomass Plant Expected Online by Summer (Ind. Report)
In Albany, Georgia, a 50 MW biomass plant built by Exelon subsidiary Constellation Energy is slated to begin operation this summer. The $200 million facility was built in partnership with Proctor & Gamble in collaboration with the City of Albany, the Albany-Dougherty Payroll Development Authority, the Georgia Public Service Commission and Georgia Power, which will purchase power at or below avoided cost from Constellation.
The new facility will provide 100 pct of the steam and 60-70 pct of the total energy needed to run the adjacent Proctor & Gamble paper products plant. (Source: Exelon, PR, 28 Mar., 2017) Contact: Constellation, Excelon, www.exeloncorp.com
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