Mhlume Sugar Cogeneration Plant is an 18.5MW biopower project. It is located in Lubombo, Eswatini. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 18.5 18.5 Active Lubombo, Eswatini


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

Contractors Involved

The steam turbines for the biopower project have been supplied by Parsons Peebles Generation, Siemens and The Weir Group.Parsons Peebles Generation supplied the electric generator for the project.


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