Delta Biomass Power Plant is a 103.4MW biopower project. It is located in Minas Gerais, Brazil. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2001. Buy the profile here.


The process of combustion has been adopted in this 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.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2001.

Contractors involved

Delta Biomass Power Plant (Delta Biomass Power Plant Phase I) is equipped with Siemens turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines, each with 15MW nameplate capacity.

Delta Biomass Power Plant (Delta Biomass Power Plant Phase II) is equipped with Siemens SST600 turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 73.4MW nameplate capacity.

Sumitomo SHI FW Energia supplied steam boiler for the project.WEG Industrias supplied the electric generator for the project.

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This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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