Herbrechtingen Biomass Power Plant is a 16MW biopower project. It is located in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2004.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 16 16 Active Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany AF-Consult


The project was developed by AF-Consult and is currently owned by Euro BioEnergy Holdings.

The project generates 95GWh electricity thereby offsetting 80,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

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 September 2004.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

AF-Consult was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.

NovusEnergy is the O&M contractor for the project.


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