ALPRO Energy & Water, LLC (ALPRO) finalized a Memo of Understanding with the Central Valley Water Reclamation Facility (CVWRF) to agree to work to towards a Definitive Agreement for a resource recovery project located at the CVWRF. CVWRF now will negotiate a contractual relationship with ALPRO to Design – Build – Finance – Operate – Maintain a project that increases feed stocks such as Fats, Oils & Grease (FOG), food waste and other bio-waste input to the plant in order to:
- increase utilization and overall efficiency of existing anaerobic digesters;
- increase methane biogas output from the digesters;
- provide a commercial off-take for the biogas, and/or power generation, or a combination of both;
- and reduce overall cost of treatment for CVWRF customers.
ALPRO was selected through a RFP process by Central Valley to conduct a study on the feasibility of the Project and as a project developer that has the capability and wherewithal to finance, design, build, operate and maintain portions of the project. ALPRO wishes to enter into a long term Definitive Agreement with Central Valley to implement the Project based on the positive outcome of the feasibility study performed by ALPRO on behalf of CVWRF over the last several months.