Biomass Power Plants in Germany - other Länder

Brunsbüttel
Location: SH
Operator: NovusEnergy
Configuration: 1 X 7.5 MW CHP
Operation: 2008
Fuel: wood, urban greenwaste
Boiler supplier: Bertsch
T/G supplier: MAN Turbo
EPC: NovusEnergie, Seeger
Quick facts: This plant was built in ChemCoast Park Brunsbüttel near the TOTAL-Bitumenwerkes, an industrial facility that takes off process steam. The biomass CHP plant cost €24mn and took 2yrs to buildand Stadtwerke Flensburg is a partner in the project. Fuel is about 80,000 tpy of waste wood and urban greenwaste. The plant commissioned 27 Oct 2008.

Photograph courtesy of NovusEnergie
Posted 16 Oct 2005

Flohr
Location: RP
Operator: BHKW Flohr GmbH
Configuration: 1 X 7.5 MW CHP
Operation: 2005
Fuel: wood, natural gas
Boiler supplier: Wulff
T/G supplier: B+V
EPC: STEAG
Quick facts: This €25mn plant is a joint venture of STEAG (51%) and Flohr-Gruppe (49%). It is designed to burn about 62,500 tpy of wood plus natural gas.

Photograph courtesy of STEAG
Posted 16 Oct 2005

BHKW Gropiusstadt
Location: BE
Operator: RWE Innogy Cogen
Configuration: 1 X 20 MW CHP
Operation: 2006
Fuel: wood
Boiler supplier: SEU Schenkel
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: RWE
Quick facts: The Neukölln/Gropiusstadt plant supplies electricity to the grid and heating services to about 50,000 residents. The scheme includes three 33 MWt gas-fired boilers for peaking service.

Photograph courtesy of RWE AG
Posted 25 Apr 2010

Ingelheim Pharma
Location: RP
Operator: Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH
Configuration: 1 X 10 MW CHP
Operation: 1983
Fuel: wood
Boiler supplier: AET
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: AET
Quick facts: This industrial coal-fired CHP plant was rebuilt and converted to waste wood firing in 2004.

Photograph courtesy of Aalborg Energie Technik a/s
Posted 9 Jan 2011

Neubrücke
Location: RP
Operator: RWE/OIG AG
Configuration: 1 X 8.5 MW CHP
Operation: 2003
Fuel: wood
Boiler supplier: Tlmace
T/G supplier: Alstom
EPC: M+W
Quick facts: This plant supplies local district heating and also suplies companies in ÖKOMPARK in Birkenfeld.

Photograph courtesy of M+W Group
Posted 21 Apr 2011

Werl
Location: SL
Operator: SFW GmbH
Configuration: 1 X 500 kW CHP
Operation: 2003
Fuel: wood
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: STEAG
Quick facts: This CHP plant serves the KonWerl 2010 industrial zone established on former military properties. It is mainly for heat supply and has two gas-fired hot-water boilers and a small high-pressure biomass boiler. About 90% of the wood supply is from industrial scrap and the rest is from forest and sawmill remainders.

Photograph courtesy of STEAG
Posted 16 Oct 2005

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 21-Apr-2012

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