Biolacq Energies Project is a 19MW biopower project. It is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2016.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 19 19 Active Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France


The project is currently owned by ENGIE Cofely H2 France with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 89GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 13,000 households, offsetting 86,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $104.072m.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Agricultural by-product and wood by-product are used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2016.

Contractors Involved

Aalborg Energie Technik supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 525°C. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 120bar.


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