Shanxian Biomass Power Plant is a 30MW biopower project. It is located in Shandong, China. 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 December 2006. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by DP CleanTech China and Shandong Electric Power Engineering Consulting Institute. The project is currently owned by National Bio Energy.

The project generates 150GWh electricity thereby offsetting 127,102t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $98.072m.

The process of composting has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Agricultural by-product and wood by-product are 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 December 2006.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to North China Grid under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Burmeister & Wain Energy supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 130TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 538°C. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 92bar.

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About DP CleanTech China

DP CleanTech China is an alternative energy company that focuses on generating power through renewable energy sources. The company stands at the vanguard of generating power through biomass. The company is based in Beijing, China.

About Shandong Electric Power Engineering Consulting Institute

Shandong Electric Power Engineering Consulting Institute Corp Ltd (SDEPCI), a subsidiary of State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation Ltd, is a consulting and construction services provider. The company's services include engineering consultancy, engineering procurement, engineering consulting, engineering design, and electrical power design services. It also provides engineering supervision, engineering survey, environmental protection engineering design, project cost consulting, project bidding agency, safety assessment, engineering, procurement and construction services. SDEPCI has completed more than 380 consulting and design projects across the world. The company serves across Iraq, India, Brazil, and Venezuela, among others. SDEPCI is headquartered in Jinan, China.


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