Saint Jean de Folleville WTE Plant is a 17MW biopower project. It is located in Normandy, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2004.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 17 17 Active Normandy, France


The project is currently owned by Syndicat d’Elimination et de Valorisation Energetique des dechets de l’Estuaire.

The project generates 126GWh of electricity.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Household waste which is a kind of municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2004.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Electricite de France under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

General Electric was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company provided 1 turbine with 17MW nameplate capacity.

Constructions Industrielles de la Mediterranee supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 38.8TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 400Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 45bar.


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