Project Profiles from the Southwest Region

Southside Water Reclamation Plant

New Mexico's largest wastewater treatment plant uses combined heat and power to manage costs, increase reliability, and generate renewable energy. Southside Water Reclamation District in Albuquerque, has used CHP for over 25 years. The plant analyzed its utility rates compared to its CHP costs in order to maximize the savings - which average $20,000 per month.

National Project Profile Search

CHP already accounts for nearly 10 percent of our nation's energy - numbering over 4,000 local, clean, and efficient systems and counting - and we have the potential for far more. The DOE's CHP Technical Assistance Partnerships have put together Project Profiles on over 100 individual CHP systems across the country, illustrating the diversity, benefits, operating conditions, equipment configurations, and lessons learned from these sites. Use the search tool below to find Project Profiles that match your own site's characteristics.

This database is courtesy of:

U.S. Department of Energy