Wheelabrator Frackville Energy Company Inc.

Wheelabrator Frackville Energy Company Inc.

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Located in Frackville, Pennsylvania, the Wheelabrator Frackville Energy Company Inc. cogeneration facility provides dependable, environmentally safe disposal of the anthracite coal mining waste (culm) dumped and abandoned in eastern Pennsylvania, while generating clean, renewable electricity for sale to the local utility. Designed, constructed and operated by Wheelabrator, Wheelabrator Frackville consumes up to 500,000 tons of culm per year. The facility generates more than 300 million kilowatt-hours of electricity for sale to the local utility and produces over 60 million pounds of steam for sale to Pennsylvania's State Correctional Institution at Frackville.

 

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