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2012 Municipal Waste Combustion Facility Capacity Chart

2012 Municipal Waste Combustion Facility Capacity Chart
Facility Name County 2012 Waste
Quantity (tons)
Existing Annual Permit
Limits (tons/year)*
Babylon Resource Recovery Facility (52E13) Suffolk 238,617 287,442
Covanta MacArthur Renewable Energy (52E10) Suffolk 173,813 177,025
Covanta Niagara, L.P. (32E01) Niagara 759,871 821,250
Dutchess County Resource Recovery Facility (14E01) Dutchess 160,081 164,250
Hempstead Resource Recovery Facility (30E06)** Nassau 986,261 1,040,250
Huntington Resource Recovery Facility (52E15) Suffolk 338,532 350,400
Onondaga County Resource Recovery Facility (34E01) Onondaga 315,175 361,350
Oswego County Energy Recovery Facility (38E01) Oswego 58,933 73,000
Wheelabrator Hudson Falls (58E01) Washington 169,223 219,000
Wheelabrator Westchester (60E01) Westchester 703,188 710,000
Totals: 3,903,694 4,203,967

* Unless otherwise noted, the Annual Permit Limit is the maximum annual throughput.

** The Annual Permit Limit is based on a 12 month rolling average.

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