Goal CP-8

Goal CP-8:

The South San Francisco – San Bruno Water Quality Control Plant is a model for sustainable, resilient operations.


To reduce municipal operational greenhouse gas emissions as well as provide capacity for organics diversion and generate renewable biogas.

Policy CP-8.1: Evaluate system efficiency.

Continuously evaluate and, as appropriate, replace systems at the wastewater treatment plant to reduce energy use. 

Policy CP-8.2: Explore renewable biogas production.

Explore additional capacity to generate, capture, and reuse biogas generated by the plant as power.

Policy CP-8.3: Explore recycled water supply.

Explore options for delivering non-potable, recycled water for cooling towers, processes, and irrigation in East of 101 (e.g., flow pipe water).