NAICS Code 221117

NAICS 221117

NAICS Code 221117 – Biomass Electric Power Generation

Definition of NAICS Code 221117: 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.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 221117

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

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

Other Index Entries for NAICS 221117

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

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

Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 221117

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 7539NAICS 221117
  • CA WC: 7539
  • DE WC: 755
  • PA WC: 755
  • MI WC: 7539
  • NJ WC: 7539
  • NY WC: 7539
  • WY WC: 221117
  • GL: 92445
  • SIC: N/A

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 221117 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 22: Utilities
  • Subsector 221: Utilities
  • Industry Group 2211: Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Industry 22111: Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221111: Hydroelectric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221112: Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221113: Nuclear Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221114: Solar Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221115: Wind Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221116: Geothermal Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221117: Biomass Electric Power Generation
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221118: Other Electric Power Generation
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NAICS Code 221117