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January 5, 2022updated 06 Jan 2022 1:19pm

Sleaford Renewable Energy Plant, UK

By Carmen

Sleaford Renewable Energy Plant is a 38.5MW biopower project. It is located in England, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 38.5 38.5 Active England, the UK Eco2


The project was developed by Eco2 and is currently owned by Greencoat Capital.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 65,000 households, offsetting 150,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $64.48m.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) 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.

Development Status

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The project got commissioned in September 2014.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Statkraft under a power purchase agreement for a period of 12 years.

Contractors Involved

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.

Doosan Skoda Power was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project.

Burmeister & Wain Energy supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 152TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 540Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 112bar.

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor is the O&M contractor for the project for a period of 12 years.

About Eco2

Eco2 Ltd (Eco2) is an energy company that develops, finances and operates renewable energy projects throughout the UK and Europe. The company generates electricity from wind energy farms. It operates projects on biomass energy, tidal energy, wind energy, and landfill gas. Eco2’s projects include Bogenlea Wind Turbine, Dummuie Wind Farm, Mains of Hatton Wind Farm, Snetterton Renewable Energy Plant, Mynydd y Betws Wind Farm, Margam Green Energy Plant, Sleaford Renewable Energy Plant, Brigg Renewable Energy Plant, and others. The company has operations in the UK, Spain and Romania. Eco2 is headquartered in Cardiff, Wales, the UK.


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