Enabling Anaerobic Digestion Deployment for Municipal Solid Waste-to-Energy


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Energy Commission (California Energy Commission)
Document Title
Enabling Anaerobic Digestion Deployment for Municipal Solid Waste-to-Energy
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The purpose of this project is to perform research to enable enviornmentally and economically sustainable deployment of technology that transforms organic municipal solid waste into heat, electricity, and compost via dry anaerobic digestion. A dry anaerobic digestion and composting facility processing the organic fraction of MSW will be scaled up from 40,000 tons/year to 90,000 tons/year, and will increase production of renewable electricity and heat.

Contact Information
Prab Sethi
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street, MS-48
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 327-1302



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
Basic data collection, research, experimental management, and resource evaluation activities that do not result in major disturbances to an environmental resource.

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