Aalborg Energie Technik a/s (AET) Biomass Power Plant

Tilbury Green Power Plant Ltd., London, UK

The Tilbury Green Power (TGP) project demonstrates the Irish Utility Electricity Supply Board's (ESB) continued commitment to renewable electricity generation and further reducing their carbon footprint.

The plant owners Electricity Suply Board (ESB), Green Investment Bank (GIB), BWSC and AET point out that the generated power is equivalent to powering approximately 70.000 homes.

 

Senior debt funding has been provided by the Danish Export Credit Agency (Eksport Kredit Fonden), Investec and Rabobank.

 

Reducing the amount of waste in London city

The Tilbury  Green Power (TGP) power plant, with a net electrical output of 40 MWe, is fuelled with recycled waste wood e.g. from construction sites.

 

Due to the location close to London, directly by the River Thames, the power plant consumes approximately 270,000 tonnes of waste wood per year, which is sourced from the local catchment area. The plant created 370 jobs during the construction phase and approximately 50 jobs in ongoing operations.

 

Turnkey Delivery

AET and BWSC were responsible for construction and now for operation and maintenance of the biomass-fired power plant throughout a 20-year period.

 

The TGP plant commenced operations in 2017.

 

AET designed, supplied, constructed and will commission the following scope:

  • Fuel Feeding and AET Fuel Dosing System
  • AET Combustion System with AET Spreader Stoker and AET Biograte
  • AET Biomass Boiler with superheater and economiser
  • AET Combustion Air System
  • Oil burner
  • AET SNCR DeNOx System
  • AET Overfire Air System
  • AET Steam Air Preheaters
  • Feed water system
  • Ash handling system
  • Bag filter with lime and active carbon injection systems
  • Flue gas system and stack
  • Piping and ducting
  • Insulation
  • Structural steel for boiler and boiler house
  • Platforms and stairs
  • PLC system and instrumentation
  • SCADA system for complete plant
  • 20 years' operation & maintenance contract.

Additional Information

  • UK Green Investment Bank and ESB support new £190m renewable electricity plant on the Thames. Read more.
  • About Tilbury Green Power. Read more.
  • To obtain more information about this biomass-fired plant and about AET: Contact AET sales.

Boiler:

125 MWth

 

92 bara

 

477 °C

Electrical power:

40 MWe

The construction of Tilbury Green Power plant.

A 3D Illustration of the Tilbury Green Power plant.

The Tilbury Green Power plant combusts waste wood.

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