Type of CHP system: Extraction from landfill

Plant owner: NUON

Commissioned: (reconstructed):1997 (1997)

Status of plant: Commercial

Contractor details: ABB Zantingh

Power generation: Gas engine

Waukesha engine

Main fuel: Landfill gas

Nominal capacities & efficiencies:

Thermal input, biomass & waste: 1 MW

Total thermal input, incl. fossil fuels: 1 MW

Gross electrical output: 0,23 MWe

Net electrical output: 0,23 MWe

Heat output: 0,3 MJ/s

Electrical efficiency, gross: 28 %

Electrical efficiency, net: 28 %

Overall efficiency, gross: 70 %

Thermal input of landfill gas is estimated.

Gas production is 170 m3/hr

How is plant controlled: By amount of landfill gas

Heat usage: Heating only

Energy usage: Heating of offices

Energy delivered to grid

Plant description: Landfill gas

Annual gas production: 1,2 million m3 Nm3

Engine: Waukesha engine, 300 kWe, type H24GLD

Heat produced is not cumulative measured

Staff: 0

Electricity sale info: Fixed

Investment costs not known

Data collected and quality assured by: Biomass Technology Group BV.

Contact person: Harrie Knoef