Stevens Croft Biomass Power Plant is a 44MW biopower project. It is located in Scotland, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2007.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 44 44 Active Scotland, the UK


The project is currently owned by RWE.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 70,000 households, offsetting 140,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $317.917m.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Wood waste which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in December 2007.

Contractors Involved

Siemens was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company supplied SST-800 model turbines for the project.

Neles supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 535Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 137bar.

Mott MacDonald Group is the O&M contractor for the project.


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