Facilities

 Yesterday’s Waste… Today’s Energy

Electricity
Waste-to-Energy facilities in Minnesota serve the electrical needs of 100,000 residential homes
Steam
Waste-to-Energy facilities in Minnesota serve the steam needs of:
  • Target Field
  • 3M’s Abrasives Plant
  • Douglas County Hospital
  • Bongard’s Cheese
  • S.B. Foot Tannery
  • Federal Medical Center
  • 26 buildings in Rochester
  • Tuffy’s Dogfood
  • SunOpta
  • MDV
  • Specialty Products

Facility Fact Sheets

Facility Contacts

 Prairie Lakes Municipal Solid Waste Authority (PLMSWA)
Brian Schmidt
Perham, MN
(218) 346-4404
 Great River Energy: Elk River Energy Recovery Station and Resource Processing Plant
Tim Steinbeck
Elk River, MN
(763) 241-2495

Hennepin Energy Recovery Center
Dave McNary
Minneapolis, MN
(612) 332-9431
Ramsey/Washington County Waste Processing Facility
Nikki Stewart
Cottage Grove, MN
651-430-6713
Zack Hansen
Maplewood, MN
(651)266-1160
Olmsted County Waste-to-Energy Facility
John Helmers
Rochester, MN
(507) 328-7070
 Polk County Solid Waste Resource Recovery Plant
Jon Steiner
Fosston, MN
(218) 435-6501
Pope-Douglas Resource Recovery Facility
Peter Olmscheid
Alexandria, MN
(320) 763-9340

 Red Wing Resource Recovery
Jeff Huppert
Red Wing, MN
(651) 385-3658
 Xcel Energy: Red Wing Steam Plant
Chuck Kinney
Red Wing, MN
(651) 385-5604
 Xcel Energy: Wilmarth Plant
Chuck Kinney
Red Wing, MN
(651) 385-5604