San Jose Biomass Power Plant is a 24MW biopower project. It is located in Central Luzon, Philippines. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2015.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 24 24 Active Central Luzon, Philippines


The project is currently owned by San Jose City I Power.

The project cost is $90m.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Rice husk which is a kind of agricultural by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

San Jose Biomass Power Plant (San Jose Biomass Power Plant Phase I) consists of 1 unit of HC800 turbine with 12MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in November 2015.

Contractors Involved

Engcon Energy Philippines was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.


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