The facility uses anaerobic digestion to create energy for Southington municipal buildings.

Quantum’s facility will process 40,000 tons/year of food waste through anaerobic digestion.

Quantum Biopower started its 1.2 MW combined-heat-and-power (CHP) unit Tuesday, adding a new source of renewable power to Southington, Connecticut. Officials from the Town of Southington were on hand for the official start of the generating unit.