Villanueva EDF Biomass Power Plant is a 25MW biopower project. It is planned in Casanare, Colombia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Electricite de France and Refocosta. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.
The project is expected to generate 200GWh electricity to offset 70,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.
Eucalyptus which is a kind of agricultural by-product will be used as a feedstock to power the project.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Ecopetrol under a power purchase agreement.
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About Electricite de France
Electricite de France SA (EDF) is an integrated electricity provider. It carries out generation, transmission, distribution, energy supply, trading, energy services and other related services. The company produces electricity using nuclear, hydro, gas, fuel oil, coal and other renewable sources. EDF also carries out hydrocarbon exploration and production, waste recovery, gas supply, provides energy and environmental services, and manages heating and cooling networks, produces renewable energies, and industrial utilities. The company serves various residential, industrial, commercial, local authorities, companies and professionals in Africa, Asia, North America, Europe and other regions. EDF is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France.