City of Glendale Biogas Renewable Generation Project

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Glendale
Document Title
City of Glendale Biogas Renewable Generation Project
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Active landfill
Document Description
The City of Glendale, acting as Lead Agency, proposes to construct and operate a 12- megawatt (MW) power generation facility that would utilize landfill gas (LFG) from Scholl Canyon Landfill, Facility No. 19-AA-0012, as fuel to generate renewable energy. The project site will be located entirely within the boundaries of Scholl Canyon Landfill, at 3001 Scholl Canyon Road, in the City of Glendale. The project specifically will be located adjacent to the existing LFG flare station and would include the following equipment and systems: • LFG compressors to increase the LFG pressure; • LFG treatment system; • Condensate treatment system; • Electrical generating equipment; • Combustion exhaust gas cleanup system; • Continuous emission monitoring systems; • Electric switchgear to allow connection of the produced electricity to the existing electrical system; • A small office and storage building (less than 1,000 square feet each); • Fire protection and safety system; and, • A 60,000-gallon fire water tank and a 10,000-gallon domestic water storage tank.

Contact Information

Erik Krause
Agency Name
City of Glendale
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Figueroa Street and Colorado Boulevard
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways

Notice of Completion

State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), California Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy (SMMC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights
Development Types
Power:Other Power Type (Landfill gas to renewable energy)(Megawatts 12)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Recreation, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Vegetation, Wildfire


Final Document(s) [Approved_Certified draft environmental documents]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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