Wheelabrator North Andover Inc.
Located in North Andover, Massachusetts, the Wheelabrator North Andover Inc. waste-to-energy facility provides dependable, environmentally safe disposal of municipal solid waste for more than 20 communities in Massachusetts, while generating clean, renewable electricity for sale to the local utility. Designed, constructed, and operated by Wheelabrator Technologies, the facility processes up to 1,500 tons per day of municipal solid waste. Wheelabrator North Andover has an electric generating capacity of 40,000 kilowatts; the equivalent of supplying the electrical needs of 50,000 Massachusetts homes. By replacing fossil fuels in the generation of electricity, the North Andover facility actively reduces greenhouse gas emissions in Massachusetts.