The project concerns deployment of a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) biomass-fired plant of capacity 15 MWe (electric) and 80 MWth (heat and steam) in Finland. The aim is to replace an existing solid fuel (peat and biomass) plant in order to meet the requirements of the Industrial Emissions Directive. The old fuel oil based unit is not up to modern emission standards of the Industrial Emissions Directive 2010/75/EU and needs to be replaced.
The project is part of the Transitional National plan by which the existing plant, with a fuel switch to light fuel oil, can continue operation to June 2020. The entire electricity produced by the plant will be cogenerated at high efficiency as defined by the EU directives.
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