Papenburg Biomass CHP Station is a 20MW biopower project. It is located in Lower Saxony, Germany. 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 October 2003. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by N. Prior Energy and is currently owned by B+S Papenburg Energie with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 160GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 50,000 households.

Papenburg Biomass CHP Station is a combined heat and power (CHP) project. Municipal solid waste and wood by-product are used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in October 2003.

Contractors involved

Sumitomo SHI FW Energia supplied steam boiler for the project.

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About N. Prior Energy

N. Prior Energy Gmbh is engaged in developing, building, and operating alternative energy sources such as on- and offshore wind farms, alternative fuel systems, and bioethanol plants. The company is headquartered in Leer, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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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.