NAICS Code 221117 Biomass Electric Power Generation

Industry

Utilities

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating biomass electric power generation facilities. These facilities use biomass (e.g., wood, waste, alcohol fuels) to produce electric energy. The electric energy produced in these establishments is provided to electric power transmission systems or to electric power distribution systems.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in operating trash disposal incinerators that also generate electricity are classified in U.S. Industry 562213, Solid Waste Combustors and Incinerators.

Industries Included

  • Biomass electric power generation
  • Electric power generation, biomass
  • Power generation, biomass