Bioenergy

Air Quality Permit Issued for Arizona Biomass Power Project

[RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Director Steve Owens announced that ADEQ has issued an air quality permit to Snowflake White Mountain Power LLC for a wood-fired generating station at the company’s Snowflake facility in Navajo County. The generating station will be fueled by paper fiber from the Abitibi paper recycling mill and waste wood and bark from nearby forest salvage operations. The station would have a capacity of 22 megawatts. Under Arizona law, the permit is issued for a term of five years.