Brignoles Biomass Power Plant is a 21.5MW biopower project. It is located in Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2016.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 21.5 21.5 Active Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, France Inova Var Biomasse


The project is developed and owned by Inova Var Biomasse.

The project generates 168GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 42,000 households. The project cost is $99.216m.

Brignoles Biomass Power Plant is a combined heat and power (CHP) project. Agricultural by-product and wood by-product are used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 turbine with 21.5MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2016.

Contractors Involved

Leroux et Lotz Technologies supplied steam boiler for the project.


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