Palmer Renewable Energy has proposed to build a 38 Megawatt biomass power plant at 1000 Page Boulevard in the East Springfield neighborhood, just north of Palmer Paving Company. The project is one of several from Caletta Renewable Energy, a partnership of Palmer Paving Corporation and Barletta Engineering of Canton, MA. If it receives final regulatory approval, the $150 million dollar project would start operations in 2011.
In order to make information on this issue more widely available to the community, we have compiled a summary of the key facts about the plant, including how it would work and its likely impact on the community. Click the link below to download a copy in pdf format.