AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Japan Biomass Plant

Construction of a 50 MWe biomass plant

ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidised bed boiler with a flue gas cleaning system as part of a new biomass project in Kamisu, Ibaraki Prefecture.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Netherlands Biogas Plant

Construction of a biogas plant

A new biomethane plant is to be developed as part of a new project for Bio-Energie Veendam.

The facility is expected to be operational in spring 2019, when it will begin to produce biomethane to be delivered to Nedmag’s neighbouring factory.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Finland Biomass Plant

Redevelopment of a biomass plant

Earlier this month, Valmet revealed that it will be supplying a biomass-fired boiler plant to the Vanaja power plant, which is operated by Elenia Lämpö.

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Global Waste Investment Fact File: Belgium

Our focus for the Global Waste Investment Fact File switches to Belgium and covers 21 projects in the country. These have a total value of US$1,551 million or US$74 million on average.

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Key points from this Fact File

  • Incineration (with energy recovery) is the leading project type, accounting for US$1,026 million or 66% of the total. This is followed by recycling, accounting for US$385 million or 25% of the total.
  • The total estimated capacity of these projects is 3.3 million tonnes. This is equal to 159,241 tonnes per project on average and 70% of Belgium’s estimated annual waste generation.
  • Waste investments totalling US$1,211 million are expected to become operational over the next few years. This is currently expected to peak in 2019 at US$534 million.
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Weekly Projects Update – 49 new/updated projects, worth an estimated US$4,762m

In the week ending 16th November 2018, AcuComm added 14 new projects and updated 35 in our database. These have a combined estimated value of US$4,762 million.

There are now 5,511 active projects in our database, with an estimated value of US$538.1 billion.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – UK WtE Facility

Construction of a >15 MW WtE facility

Significant progress has been made on a project to develop a waste-to-energy (WtE) facility in Haresfield, Gloucestershire after it was successfully connected to the National Grid.

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#Editor’sPick – Biodiesel & Gasification Facilities

US – Biodiesel Facility

Development of a renewable diesel refinery

A renewable diesel refinery in Norco, LA, is to be expanded as part of a new project arranged by its developer, Diamond Green Diesel. As part of the works, production capacity will be increased from 275 to 675 million gallons per year.

The plant processes recycled animal fat, used cooking oil and corn oil into renewable diesel that meets low-carbon fuel standards.

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UK – Gasification Facility

Construction of a 50 MW gasification facility

A project to develop a 50 MW gasification facility in Eastham, Wirral, has reached financial close, allowing for the start of construction works.

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) will be undertaking the full turnkey EPC contract, while Kobelco Eco Solutions is to supply two fluidised-bed gasification furnaces.

The facility, which will process up to 240,000 tonnes of commercial and pre-processed municipal waste each year, is expected to be operational in the latter half of 2021.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Finland WtE Plant

Installation of a flue gas cleaning and heat recovery plant

Valmet will be supplying a flue gas cleaning and heat recovery plant to the waste-to-energy (WtE) which is run by Kotkan Energia in Korkeakoski.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Finland Biorefinery

Development of a biogas and biodiesel manufacturing plant

A project to develop a new biorefinery in Säkylä is progressing on schedule after reports revealed that the reception hall is due to be completed by the end of year.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Japan Biofuel Plant

Construction of an aviation biofuel demonstration plant

A new demonstration plant for the production of aviation biofuel has been completed in Yokohama City, following just over two years of construction.

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