Release Date: May 1, 2010

Boldt to build We Energies Biomass Plant


The Boldt Co. to build We Energies' new 50-megawatt biomass cogeneration plant at Domtar Corp. paper mill in Rothschild: Appleton firm extends green.

The Boldt Company of Appleton will provide all construction services for WE Energies to build a 50 megawatt biomass cogeneration plant at the Domtar Paper Mill in Rothschild. The project is valued at $255 million and is currently being considered for approval by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin.

The new state-of-the-art facility is designed to use forest residue, clean wood waste and wood shavings to generate electricity and steam.