Plainfield Slate Belt Heat Recovery Center

Green Knight Economic Development Corp. selected Synagro Technologies to develop the $20 million Slate Belt Heat Recovery Center in Plainfield Township, Pennsylvania. Synagro’s facility will harness excess heat from the gas-to-energy plant near the Grand Central Sanitary Landfill, which uses methane from the landfill to generate electricity.

Synagro’s facility that will accept solid residue from municipal wastewater facilities and produce a Class A biosolids. The project will begin construction in 2017 and is expected to start operating by 2018, bring temporary construction jobs as well as permanent jobs to the community.

View the Press Release and the Synagro Pen-Argyle-Slate Belt page to learn more about the project.