Approximately 3.5 megawatts are consumed in-house for SRRF operations and the remaining 19 megawatts (average of 135,500 megawatts annually) is sold to PG&E.  Electricity produced by SRRF is recognized by the State of California as a renewable source of energy and is eligible for the renewable energy portfolios required of the investor-owned utilities!  SRRF also recycles an average of 5,400 tons of ferrous metals annually.  The facility operates 24 hours/day, 7 days/week and 365 days/year, except during periods of required maintenance.