Field's Point Wastewater Treatment Facility

Environment
4:04 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

Providence Wind Turbines Generating More Energy Than Expected

Credit RIPR

The three wind turbines at Field’s Point Wastewater Treatment Facility in Providence are generating more energy than originally projected.

Field’s Point Wastewater Treatment Facility is one of the largest consumers of electricity in the state. It treats about 50 million gallons of wastewater from the greater Providence metropolitan area and may treat up to 200 million gallons a day during intense storms.

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