Biomass, Equipment, Equipment & Technology

Biofuel-powered gas turbine for Dutch DH scheme

28 June 2010 – The Dutch Municipality of Hengelo, gas turbine generator set manufacturer OPRA and BTG-BTL, a biomass pyrolysis technology company, have recently signed a cooperation agreement to build a cogeneration plant to run on biofuel.
 
The parties have agreed to install an OPRA OP16 gas turbine running on pyrolysis oil produced by BTG-BTL in order to provide heat and electricity to the newly-developed district heating system of Hengelo.