Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company (MPCC) owns a biomass-fired power plant located near Bakersfield, California that began operations as a coal-fired facility in 1989. The plant is located in a high-distress census tract with an unemployment rate over 15 percent. By 2009, changes in California air quality regulations signaled an end to the plant’s coal operations. […]
American Process, Inc., utilized New Market Tax Credits to create 20 new jobs for a biorefinery project at its Alpena, Michigan plant site. The proposed project includes the new construction of a biorefinery where API will employ a modified version of its Green Power+ (patent pending) process whereby an extraction and ethanol production modules are […]
The Hawaii Department of Transportation operates and maintains 15 airports statewide. This 903 kW solar PV project has been installed on the rooftops of airport facilities at locations on the islands of Kauai, Maui, and Hawaii.Hoku Solar, Inc., a subsidiary of Hoku Scientific, Inc., installed the systems and is responsible for maintaining the seven installations. […]
Working with U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation (USBCDC) as the investor and The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (NTUA) as leverage lender, Travois New Markets used $6.4 million in allocation to finance the construction of two electrical substations on the Navajo Nation Reservation. The new substations doubled electrical capacity to the Shiprock region without raising residents’ […]
This project involves the transformation of former sugar plantation land into a eucalyptus plantation, the construction of a new, state-of-the-art veneer mill and the conversion to biomass fuel of two oil-fired electric generation plants. This project realizes economic goals of the state of Hawaii to revitalize the economy and environment.
This project financed energy-efficient, water-efficient, and healthy homes at Renaissance Place at Grand, Arlington Grove and North Sarah in the City of St. Louis.
NMTCs Help Families Get Energy-Efficient Homes in Santa Fe, N.M.
The NMTC helped the Westervelt Company to build a new wood pellet manufacturing facility in Aliceville, Ala.
The Energy Innovation Center is a renovation of approximately 160,000 sq.ft. of space at the former Connelley Trade School for reuse as an Innovation Center for energy efficiency, alternative energy and energy production. The first phase is 80,000 square feet. The EIC co-locates collaborative university-industry partners, technology demonstration projects, an early stage business incubator, and […]
The BioFuels energy project includes both the development of a methane gas treatment facility at the City of San Diego’s Point Loma wastewater treatment plant, and the installation of three fuel cells at multiple locations in San Diego. The purified methane gas from the wastewater treatment site were inserted into San Diego Gas and Electric’s […]