Today during my lunch break I want out to the Albany, GA P&G site to check out the new construction of the biomass energy plant. It looks like it is going along as planned.
Here is the official story.
Procter & Gamble and Constellation Announce One of Nation’s Largest Biomass Renewable Energy Plants
Public Company Information:
ALBANY, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE
)–The Procter & Gamble Company
(NYSE:PG) and Constellation
a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC), today announced the development of an up to 50-megawatt biomass plant that will help run one of P&G’s largest U.S. facilities. The plant will significantly increase P&G’s use of renewable energy, helping move the company closer to its 2020 goal of obtaining 30 percent of its total energy from renewable sources.
Constellation will build, own and operate the $200 million cogeneration plant, which will supply steam to P&G’s Albany, Ga., paper manufacturing facility and generate electricity for the local utility, Georgia Power.
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