NAICS 221117 Biomass Electric Power Generation

NAICS Code: 221117

Code Title: Biomass Electric Power Generation

Code Sector: 22 - Utilities

NAICS 221117 Biomass Electric Power Generation Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating biomass electric power generation facilities. These facilities use biomass (e.g., wood, waste, alcohol fuels) to produce electric energy. The electric energy produced in these establishments is provided to electric power transmission systems or to electric power distribution systems.

Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in operating trash disposal incinerators that also generate electricity are classified in U.S. Industry 562213, Solid Waste Combustors and Incinerators.

Alternate Titles

  • Biomass electric power generation
  • Electric power generation, biomass
  • Power generation, biomass

NAICS 221117 Crosswalk

Crosswalk between the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities Code Revision 4.0 --

  • ISIC 3510 - Electric power generation, transmission and distribution