Beaver Dam Energy nears permit for Pennsylvania project

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said in an Aug. 30 notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin that it intends to issue an air permit for a small, gas-fired power project of Beaver Dam Energy LLC.

Beaver Dam Energy, based in Wexford, Pa., is seeking the permit to cover construction of five 6,023 bhp (4.4 MW) 4 stroke, lean burn Jenbacher J624 GS natural gas-fired engine/generator sets. Each engine would equipped with both catalytic oxidation and selective catalytic reduction (SCR).

The proposed electric generating station would be located in Canton Township, Bradford County. The facility will also include one 0.575 MMBtu/hour natural gas-fired natural gas line heater; three storage tanks ranging in size from 2,600 gallons to 6,000 gallons; and one desiccant dehydration system.

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Barry Cassell is Chief Analyst for GenerationHub covering coal and emission controls issues, projects and policy. He has covered the coal and power generation industry for more than 24 years, beginning in November 2011 at GenerationHub and prior to that as editor of SNL Energy’s Coal Report. He was formerly with Coal Outlook for 15 years as the publication’s editor and contributing writer, and prior to that he was editor of Coal & Synfuels Technology and associate editor of The Energy Report. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University.