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Olmsted Waste-to-Energy Facility (OWEF)

 
 

Address: 301 Silver Creek Road NE, Rochester, MN 55906
Phone: 507 328-7070     Fax: 507 328-7090
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Facility Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM & Saturday 7:30 AM - Noon (except of holiday closings)
Email: pwservice@co.olmsted.mn.us

Finished compost is sold at the OWEF scale house.
***See Compost Site for loading hours

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Olmsted Waste-to-Energy Facility
   
The Olmsted Waste-to-Energy Facility (OWEF) is one component of Olmsted County’s integrated approach to solid waste management. The OWEF produces steam and electricity which is provided to 30+ buildings in the Olmsted County District Energy System (OCDES) and reduces the volume of waste that goes to a landfill by about 90%. Since opening in 1987, over two million tons of garbage have been turned into energy.

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Environmental Resources
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Suite 200
Rochester, MN 55904
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Office Hours
8 AM - 5 PM
Monday - Friday

Facility Hours
8 AM - 5 PM
Monday - Saturday

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