Montgomery County Resource Recovery
Montgomery County Waste Recovery Facility

Montgomery County Waste Revovery Facility with the Dickerson Coal plant in the right background

Location:

  • Montgomery County

Ownership:

  • Covanta Montgomery, Inc

Fuel Types:

  • Municipal Solid Waste, Natural Gas

Number of Units:

  • 1 Steam

Net Summer Capacity (MW):

  • 54

Date Online:

  • May 1995

2011 Generation (MWh)
Total
Coal
Natural Gas
Oil
Municipal Solid Waste
Biomass
Blast Furnace Gas
302,470
0
1,444
0
301,026
0
0

Units
Unit #
Online Date
Nameplate Capacity
Unit Type
Fuels
1
1995
67.8
ST
MSW, NG

Annual Monthly Generation
Fuel Category
Year
Unit Type
Fuel Description
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Annual
Municipal Solid Waste
2003
ST
MSW
15862
10839
15940
18313
20508
20078
20177
18101
15793
17609
17033
14943
205196
Municipal Solid Waste
2003
ST
MSW
12978
8869
13041
14984
16779
16428
16508
14810
12922
14407
13936
12226
167887
Natural Gas
2003
ST
NG
30
140
129
89
39
78
23
100
15
57
80
44
824
Municipal Solid Waste
2004
ST
MSW
17946
14338
19307
17125
18492
21027
19738
17842
17290
15594
14193
15648
208539
Municipal Solid Waste
2004
ST
MSW
14683
11731
15797
14011
15130
17204
16150
14598
14146
12758
11613
12803
170623
Natural Gas
2004
ST
NG
114
142
35
161
98
62
82
66
118
165
98
39
1180
Municipal Solid Waste
2005
ST
MSW
17218
13046
15438
14166
18710
18384
18261
17694
14588
16204
19202
15155
198067
Municipal Solid Waste
2005
ST
MSW
13528
10251
12130
11131
14700
14445
14348
13902
11462
12732
15088
11908
155624
Natural Gas
2005
ST
NG
121
16
93
101
81
138
43
50
193
216
76
124
1252
Municipal Solid Waste
2006
ST
MSB
18845
12557
18778
16573
18585
18971
20137
20516
16941
13479
16798
15255
207435
Municipal Solid Waste
2006
ST
MSN
14806
9867
14755
13021
14603
14905
15822
16120
13311
10590
13199
11986
162985
Natural Gas
2006
ST
NG
57
38
159
73
96
180
160
99
139
299
147
105
1552
Municipal Solid Waste
2007
ST
MSB
18059
11751
15034
14851
16558
18477
19540
18455
12064
17753
14825
14033
191399
Municipal Solid Waste
2007
ST
MSN
14189
9233
11811
11669
13010
14516
15352
14500
9478
13949
11648
11027
150381
Natural Gas
2007
ST
NG
197
115
118
120
260
197
189
297
249
175
97
161
2174
Municipal Solid Waste
2008
ST
MSB
16016
12668
15326
14446
17235
20855
15355
18191
15660
15176
12447
11278
184654
Municipal Solid Waste
2008
ST
MSN
12584
9954
12042
11350
13542
16386
12065
14294
12304
11924
9779
8861
145086
Natural Gas
2008
ST
NG
51
144
76
102
181
51
95
84
91
293
78
69
1316
Municipal Solid Waste
2009
ST
MSB
14366
3339
14574
15093
11351
17496
14023
16396
11101
16118
11477
11722
157056
Municipal Solid Waste
2009
ST
MSN
11288
2624
11452
11859
8919
13747
11017
12883
8721
12664
9018
9211
123403
Natural Gas
2009
ST
NG
200
87
128
102
154
63
233
39
154
133
35
21
1350
Municipal Solid Waste
2010
ST
MSB
13127
8464
11757
15895
14800
18037
14269
15330
14051
14417
15644
13349
169139
Municipal Solid Waste
2010
ST
MSN
10314
6650
9237
12489
11629
14171
11211
12044
11039
11328
12291
10488
132893
Natural Gas
2010
ST
NG
56
87
94
86
102
109
120
81
60
63
116
71
1045
Municipal Solid Waste
2011
ST
MSB
11552
11649
14017
11516
12372
15542
14291
15808
11515
11349
13152
10761
153524
Municipal Solid Waste
2011
ST
MSN
11099
11193
13467
11063
11887
14933
13732
15187
11063
10904
12636
10339
147502
Natural Gas
2011
ST
NG
137
47
89
211
192
26
242
47
126
182
51
95
1444
Municipal Solid Waste
2012
ST
MSB
13081
12541
11399
11546
13198
16673
12377
13339
12882
12649
11036
14193
154914
Municipal Solid Waste
2012
ST
MSN
12568
12049
10953
11094
12681
16018
11892
12816
12378
12153
10602
13637
148841
Natural Gas
2012
ST
NG
60
144
118
179
102
64
47
163
287
192
185
228
1770

Unit Type: GT = gas turbine; CT = combustion turbine; ST = steam turbine; IC = internal combustion

Fuel Type: BFG=Bast Furnace Natural Gas; BIT=Coal; BLQ=Black Liquor; DFO=Oil; FO2=Oil; FO6=Oil; JF=Oil; KER=Oil; LFG=Biomass; MSB=Municipal Solid Waste; MSN=Municipal Solid Waste; MSW=Municipal Solid Waste; NG=Natural Gas; NUC=Nuclear; OBL=Biomass; OIL=Oil; OTH=Other; PG=Oil; REF=Municipal Solid Waste; RFO=Oil; SC=Coal; SUB=Coal; SUN=Solar; TDF=Other; UR=Nuclear; WAT=Hydropower; WC=Coal; WDL=Biomass; WDS=Biomass; WND=Wind; WO=Oil


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