Hoosier Energy REC Inc. won a Nov. 10 final air permit approval from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management for a new landfill gas (LFG) fueled power generation facility.
The facility will consist of two Caterpillar reciprocating internal combustion engines with maximum capacity of 2,741 bhp each. This facility is to be located at 7256 W. County Road 600 S., Modoc, Ind., at the Randolph Farms Inc. landfill. Hoosier Energy REC will own and operate the Hoosier Energy Renewable Energy Station on land leased from Randolph Farms within the boundaries of the landfill.
Hoosier Energy REC is an affiliate of Hoosier Energy, a generation and transmission cooperative with headquarters in Bloomington, Ind.