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Biofuel Power Plant - Renewable district heating

Biofuel Power Plant - Renewable district heating

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, Cogeneration ( Combined Heat and Power - CHP)

The biofuelled CHP (Combined Heat & Power) plant is one of Göteborg Energi’s most important heat production plants. It also holds the control room for the entire district heating system of the city.

The plant consists of three boilers for production of district heating and one steam boiler with a turbine, for production of both electricity and heat. The plant’s operating season depends on the exterior temperature, usually during the coldest five to six months of the year. Two of the boilers have flue gas condensation equipment, which enables additional heat production from exhausts.

Organisation providing the technology: 
Powerpipe Systems AB, AB Regin, Vixor & Co AB, Swedish Exergy AB
Countries where implemented: 

Green Gothenburg, Kvibergs broväg 5, 41505 Göteborg, 031-62 60 00

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Date of release: 
Tuesday 25 July 2017