Billingham Biomass Power Station is a 49.8MW biopower project. It is planned in England, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Aker Solutions and is currently owned by Gaia Power.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 80,000 households, to offset 430,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

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

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

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About Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions ASA (Aker Solutions) provides engineering, design, production systems, and services to the oil and gas industry. It offers subsea production equipment and offshore field design, ranging from concept studies, and front-end engineering to subsea production systems. It also carries out the maintenance and modifications work and provides services during operations and delivers solutions to extend the lifetime of oil and gas fields. Its major customers are international, national, and independent oil and gas companies worldwide. The company has a presence in North America, South America, Asia Pacific, Africa, the Middle East, and Europe. Aker Solutions is headquartered in Lysaker, Norway.

This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.