Biomass-fired district heating plant in Strasbourg, France (district of Wacken).

TechnologyBiomass-fired district heating plant
SOTEN AssignmentEngineering, Procurement & Construction Management (EPCM)
LocationStrasbourg, France (district of Wacken)
Generator1 of 3 200kW wood-fired boiler by Compte R
1 of 2 000kW corn cob-fired boiler by Compte R
2 of 6 000kW gas-fired boilers by Bosch
FuelForest wood chips, corn cobs and natural gas
Fuel storage capacity500 m³
Electrical powerNot applicable
Thermal power17 200 kW LHV (Lower Heating Value)
Fluid produced at tubine outletSteam 79 b.a. 485 °C
Fluid produced at condensing unit outletHot water @ 105°C for district heating network
ClassificationCombustion 2910 A as per ICPE
Plant global efficiency89%
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