Burrstone Energy Center CHP Microgrid

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Project Description

Cogen developed – and owns and operates, the Burrstone Energy Center. This CHP project providing highly efficient and reliable cogenerated energy to a group of neighboring institutions.



  • Utica College
  • Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare
  • Faxton-St. Luke’s Nursing Home


Design-Build Team: Cogen/Bette & Cring

Construction Value: $15 Million

CHP Plant Size: 3.6 MW

Operational: August 2009


Cogen led the design-build development and construction of a 3.6 MW cogeneration microgrid, owned and operated by Cogen.


Three neighboring institutions recognized a mutual need for a reliable, environmentally-friendly energy source to reduce costs and capacity demands on the local utility grid.


Cogen set the multi layered process in motion, facilitating communications, approvals, and decision-making with clients, consultants, utilities, and government agencies.

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