Itaqui-MPC Bioenergia Biomass Power Plant is an 18MW biopower project. It is planned in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 18 18 Permitting Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Description

The project cost is expected to be around $66.059m.

The process of combustion will be adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Rice husk which is a kind of agricultural by-product will be used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

Methodology

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