Receive our newsletter – data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Market Data
January 7, 2022

EPR Ely Biomass Power Plant, UK

By Carmen

EPR Ely Biomass Power Plant is a 38MW biopower project. It is located in East of England, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2000.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 38 38 Active East of England, the UK FLS miljo


The project was developed by FLS miljo and is currently owned by Energy Power Resources.

The project generates 270GWh of electricity.

Wheat straw which is a kind of agricultural by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 turbine with 38MW nameplate capacity.

Content from our partners
Green investment: What gives Scotland multiple advantages
How Hengst helped to keep Germany’s charity “star singers” shining
How one power station prevented frequent shutdowns with three-stage air filtration

Development Status

The project got commissioned in September 2000.

Contractors Involved

Bioener supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 522Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 9MPa.

FLS miljo is the O&M contractor for the project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2000, for a period of 13 years.

About FLS miljo

FLS miljo a/s (FLS miljo) is biomass energy generating company. The company’s activities include operation and maintenance of the Sanguesa Biomass-fired power plant and Flue gas desulphurization plants. It offers services such as plant operation and maintenance, outage work and supply of spare parts. FLS miljo works with Spanish plant in Navarra province. The company transfers the air pollution control to FLSmidth Airtech. Its FGD technology was developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. The company has presence in Europe. It operates as a subsidiary of FLSmidth & Co. A/S. FLS miljo is headquartered in Valby, Denmark.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

Related Companies

NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Wednesday. The power industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy