Facility Detail

Wheelabrator Ridge Energy, Inc. (Waste Management, Inc.)
CHWMEG Report Number (for most recent Report): H851.0

Location:3131 K-Ville Avenue
Auburndale, FL, USA 33823

POC: Tom Brislan; EHS Director


EPA ID Number:FLR000093773

Review Program (Visit Date):2008 (6/3/2008)

Description of Services:Wheelabrator Ridge Energy, Inc. (WRE), a wholly owned subsidiary of publicly traded Waste Management, Inc., operates a 50 kilowatt hour (KWH) peaking electric power generating plant that burns a combination of waste tires, wood and yard waste, and landfill gas for fuel at its facility located near Auburndale, Florida. The WRE facility is considered a peaking power plant, and is under contract to produce electricity (40-50 KWH) for Progress Energy between 11am and 10pm each day. During non-peak periods the facility only produces 20-22 KWH of power and sells the energy to other third parties.

Description Date:2008 Facility Review Program

Phone:(863) 665-2255

**Latitude:28.0271 (28° 1' 37" N)
**Longitude:-81.8459 (81° 50' 45" W)

**The latitude and longitude for this facility are from the most recent CHWMEG facility review.