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GangaKhed Sugar Cogeneration Plant is a 30MW biopower project. It is located in Maharashtra, India. 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 2010. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Gangakhed Sugar and Energy.

The project generates 120,684MWh electricity thereby offsetting 150,029t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Agricultural 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 2010.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Reliance Energy Trading under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Sunil Hitech Engineers was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the biopower project.

Thermax supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 150TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 540°C. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 111.45bar.

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This content was updated on 10 November 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.