Donghae Biomass Power Plant is a 30MW biopower project. It is located in Gangwon, South Korea. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by POSCO Engineering & Construction. Halla Energy & Environment and Korea East-West Power are currently owning the project.

The project generates 223.3GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 73,000 households, offsetting 100,900t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Wood chips which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

The project consists of 1 turbine with 30MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 2013.

Contractors involved

Andritz Energy & Environment supplied steam boiler for the project.

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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.