Clean Power from Burning Trash - AS
2017-2-6 · Boiler. Each day, the new Palm Beach waste-to-energy plant burns up to 3,000 tons of municipal solid waste created by Palm Beach County's 1.4 million residents. The facility cost $674 million, or $224,700 per ton of daily capacity, to construct. On an inflation-adjusted basis, this is less than similar, less clean, plants built 20 years ago.