Bay Front
OperatingBiomass / Wood Incinerator           Total Power
67.2 MW
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122 N. 14th Ave West
Ashland, WI 54806
United States
Ashland County
Latitude: 46.58719
Longitude: -90.90225
Year Opened: 1948
Water Source: Lake Superior
Notes
In 2009 consumed more than 250,000 tons of wood.
In 2010 used 253,440 tons wood waste.
"Since 1979, Bay Front has burned almost 4 million tons of waste wood and railroad ties, as well as other alternate fuels such as used tires."
In January 2011 article, says the plant can generate76MW of energy, 40 of which come from biomass.

The plant is on Lake Superior
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Data Sources

EJN Biomass Spreadsheet - 2006
EIA 2008
2012 U.S. Biomass Power Map
EIA 2012 Form 860
EIA 2014 Form 860
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PowerTypeStatusFuelSecondary Fuel(s)
20 MWBurner: Unknown TypeOperatingWood Waste Solids Tires Subbituminous Coal Natural Gas
20 MWBurner: Unknown TypeOperatingWood Waste Solids Tires Subbituminous Coal Natural Gas
27 MWBurner: Unknown TypeOperatingNatural Gas Natural Gas   

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Estimated Electricity Production
 MWh Energy
20000
20110
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