Landfill Gas Utilization - Columbus County
CX(s) Applied: B5.1
Location(s): Columbus County, North Carolina
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
Columbus County is proposing to use Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for completion of Phase II of the Landfill Gas project. Phase II, utilization of collected landfill gas, will include - purchase and installation of a 250 kilowatt generator, installation of an onsite greenhouse and planning for Phase III, a bio-fuels incubator in conjunction with a Southeastern Community College program. Columbus County is requesting $544,500 to fund the implementation of Phase II.