Servicing municipal and agricultural interests in Charleston, SC metro area, this anaerobic digestion facility aids in the disposal of wastewater residuals, food processing wastes and the byproducts of local food service businesses.
These organic wastes are used as feedstocks for anaerobic digestion, which produces biogas and, ultimately, 1.6 MW of electricity is fed back into the power grid in partnership with Santee Cooper.
371 Oakley Road, Moncks Corner, SC
Sectors Served: Agricultural and Municipal
Start of Operation: November 2012
Substrate Partners: Berkeley County, Charleston Water System, Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation
Purchase Partners: South Carolina Public Service Authority and Berkeley Electric Cooperative