Covanta Holding Corporation provides waste and energy services to municipal entities primarily worldwide. It owns and operates infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy, as well as engages in other waste disposal and renewable energy production businesses. The company is also involved in the disposal of waste and the generation of electricity and/or steam, as well as in the sale of metal recovered during the energy-from-waste process. It owns and operates 46 energy-from-waste facilities; and 11 additional energy generation facilities, including wood biomass and hydroelectric renewable energy production facilities in North America. In addition, the company owns and operates 18 transfer stations; 1 industrial waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility; and 4 ash landfills in the Northeast United States; and owns an interest in a 24 MW (gross) coal-fired cogeneration facility in Taixing City, the People’s Republic of China. Further, it offers recycling and recovery solutions that provide alternatives to landfills. The company was formerly known as Danielson Holding Corporation. Covanta Holding Corporation was founded in 1960 and is based in Morristown, New Jersey.