Puente Hills Landfill
Expanding           Total Power
112.7 MW
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Whittier, CA
United States
Los Angeles County
Latitude: 34.0203
Longitude: -118.006
Year Opened: 1957
Water Source: Municipal
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Data Sources

EPA 2010 Landfill Methane Outreach Program
EIA 2012 Form 860
EIA 2014 Form 860
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Environmental Justice Analysis

Distance (miles)0 2.5 5 10 25
American Indian1.0%0.7%1.0%0.9%0.8%
Asian16.1%13.1%14.8%24.5%16.4%
Black1.4%1.3%1.3%1.7%8.5%
Hispanic61.6%71.3%73.9%59.2%52.2%
White19.9%13.6%9.6%13.7%21.2%
Population3,07934k299k1,400k7,990k
Income$89k$76k$61k$62k$58k
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Unit Information

PowerTypeStatusFuel
LandfillOperating 
3.3 MWBurner: Internal Combustion Engine - Simple CycleOperatingLandfill Gas
3.3 MWBurner: Internal Combustion Engine - Simple CycleOperatingLandfill Gas
50 MWOperatingLandfill Gas
3.3 MWBurner: Internal Combustion Engine - Simple CycleOperatingLandfill Gas
Operating 
50 MWBurner: TurbineOperating 
2.8 MWBurner: TurbineOperating 
8 MWBurner: Reciprocating EngineProposed 
Burner: BoilerDefeated 
2.8 MWBurner: TurbineClosedLandfill Gas

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Estimated Electricity Production
 MWh Energy
20000
20110
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