Current Projects

-3.5 net megawatt biomass Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant
-Urban wood recycling
-A regional 12 MGD wastewater treatment facility by Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities
-A green technology research laboratory and green business incubator
-Bio fuel production
-Ethanol production pilot project
-Electric truck assembly
-Fuel drying
-Energy crops including switchgrass, duckweed, and algae
-Natural nutrient removal cell
-Anerobic Digestion facility including an indoor composting facility
-Selective demo and metal recovery
-Office space for green or environmental not-for-profit organizations
-183+ acre conservation easement
-Access to the Carolina Thread Trail connecting to the U.S. National Whitewater Center
-Multiple wildlife habitat enhancement projects in conjunction with the NC Wildlife Federation

Proposed Projects

-Energy crop research
-Solar Thermal Project
-Alternative fuel filling station
-Aqua energy crop research
-Phyo remediation research
-Greenhouse building
-Local growers food hub
-Piedmont Prairie habitat restoration

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