Koppa Biomass Plant is a 26MW biopower project. It is located in Karnataka, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2004.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 26 26 Active Karnataka, India


The project is currently owned by SCM Sugars.

The project generates 163.098GWh electricity thereby offsetting 40,246t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Koppa Biomass 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.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in July 2004.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Karnataka Power Transmission under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company supplied Double Extraction Cum Condensing model turbines for the project.

I. J. T. Noida supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 100TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 515Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 85.31bar.


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