• February 24, 2020

Category: Biomass Energy

Biomass Energy
New bio-mining facility at Dhapa, West Bengal

New bio-mining facility at Dhapa, West Bengal

The West Bengal state government is coming up with bio-mining facilities at Dhapa to reduce the piling of waste at the landfill site. The Millennium Post reported that State Urban Development and Municipal Affairs minister…

Biomass Energy
Maharashtra state authority releases Draft Regulation for Tariff Determination of renewable energy projects

Maharashtra state authority releases Draft Regulation for Tariff Determination of renewable energy projects

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued the draft version for its tariff determination regulation order for renewable projects, including biomass power projects. The Regulation will apply to projects that are commissioned in the…

Biomass Energy
Straw-fired Jaitu plant ready for operation

Straw-fired Jaitu plant ready for operation

The 18 MWel plant in Jaitu, Faridkot, Punjab, is ready to generate electricity from paddy straw in this year’s season. According to The Tribune, the plant was built to keep local farmers from burning the…

Biomass Energy
Shell invests USD 7.7 million in biomass company

Shell invests USD 7.7 million in biomass company

Shell India, subsidiary of Netherlands-based oil and gas company Royal Dutch Shell, has invested INR 54,3127 crore (USD 7.7 million) in Indian biomass company Punjab Renewable Energy. According to Bioenergy Insight, Punjab Renewable Energy collects,…

Biomass Energy
Tender for 54 MW hybrid biomass solar project in Punjab

Tender for 54 MW hybrid biomass solar project in Punjab

According to Mercom India, the Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) has released a tender for a 54 MW solar-biomass hybrid project, consisting of a 6 MW biomass plant and four 12 MW solar projects, which…

Biomass Energy
WtE plant planned near Pune city

WtE plant planned near Pune city

A 7.5 MW WtE plant has been planned to be built in the Ramtekdi business district near Pune city. It is proposed to process 300 tonnes of waste daily and will be located close to…

Biomass Energy
Valmet to deliver recovery boiler and ash leaching plant to Bhadrachalam pulp mill

Valmet to deliver recovery boiler and ash leaching plant to Bhadrachalam pulp mill

Finnish technology company, Valmet has reported that it is going to deliver a recovery boiler and ash leaching plant to ITC’s Bhadrachalam pulp mill, to replace three existing boilers. Start-up is expected for late 2021.…

Biomass Energy
HERC approves PPA between HPPC and RSL Distilleries

HERC approves PPA between HPPC and RSL Distilleries

Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) has approved a power purchase agreement (PPA) between Haryana Power Purchase Center (HPPC) and RSL Distilleries Pvt Ltd. (RSL). According to Mercom India, HPPC will purchase 3 MW from RSL’s…

Biomass Energy
Co-firing of biomass at Dadri coal plant started

Co-firing of biomass at Dadri coal plant started

NTPC Limited has started co-firing biomass at its 2,650 MW coal-fired Dadri power plant in Greater Noida, as the Times of India reported. In one unit of the plant, the company co-fires a share of…

Biogas
Rajasthan Commission issues draft terms for bioenergy tariffs

Rajasthan Commission issues draft terms for bioenergy tariffs

According to Mercom India, the Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has published a draft of terms and conditions for biogas and biomass energy tariffs, which includes specific terms for several types of equity. The tariffs…