Gothenburg Biogas Power Plant is a 20MW biopower project. It is located in Vastra Gotaland, Sweden. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 20 20 Active Vastra Gotaland, Sweden Jacobs Engineering Group


The project was developed by Jacobs Engineering Group and is currently owned by Goteborg Energi.

The project generates 160GWh of electricity. The project cost is $166.873m.

The process of gasification has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Wood waste which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2014.

About Jacobs Engineering Group

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (Jacobs) is a technical professional services provider. The company offers a wide range of technical, professional, construction services, and scientific and specialty consulting to commercial, industrial, and governmental clients. Its technology and consulting services include cybersecurity, data analytics, enterprise and mission IT, software application development, systems integration, data analytics, artificial intelligence and automation, and software development. Its project delivery services include construction services for wind-tunnel, design-build for water and construction management. Jacobs serves industrial, commercial and government clients. The company operates across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. Jacobs is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the US.


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