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San Pedro Biopower Project is a 30MW biopower project. It is located in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. 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 April 2016. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Actividades de Construccion y Servicios and Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU. The project is currently owned by San Pedro Bio-Energy.

The electricitiy generated from the plant has offsetted 80,000t 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. Bagasse which is a kind of 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 April 2016.

Contractors involved

Actividades de Construccion y Servicios was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the biopower project.

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About Actividades de Construccion y Servicios

Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA (ACS) is a construction contracting company. It offers a range of infrastructure and energy construction and other related services globally. The company carries out infrastructure development; residential and social infrastructure construction works; civil works; building projects, and implementation of works for mining projects. It also offers applied engineering services and the installation and maintenance services for industrial infrastructure such as power plants, industrial and telecommunications systems; and offers urban services and waste treatment services. ACS provides traffic management services; facility management services; maintenance of gas, electricity, and water network services; and installation and remote controls and computer equipment required for the management. The company also provides integral management services and concession services such as management of transport and public facility infrastructure. It has operations in Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Africa. ACS is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.

About Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU

Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU (Grupo Cobra), a subsidiary of Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA, is a provider of industrial services. It is engaged in construction, development, operation and maintenance of energy, industrial and mobility infrastructures. The company operates through water, gas, electricity and communication networks, specialized facilities and maintenance and integrated project business divisions. Its integrated project division provides engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of projects; and promotion and participation in concession assets. Grupo Cobra’s specialized facilities and maintenance activities comprise of construction, installation and maintenance of high voltage electrical network, railway installations, air conditioning systems, mechanical and naval assemblies, and others. The company has operations in Asia Pacific, Africa, Europe and the Americas. Grupo Cobra is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.

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.