Biomass Power Plants in Brazil
Location: PE
Operator: Termoelétrica Itaenga Ltda
Configuration: 1 X 2.5 MW (ret), 1 X 4 MW (ret), 1 X 8 MW (ret), 1 X 22 MW, 1 X 25 MW CHP
Operation: ??-2010
Fuel: bagasse, wood
Boiler supplier: Dedini
T/G supplier: NG-Metal, WEG
Quick facts: Part of Grupo Petribu.

Photograph courtesy of Grupo Petribu
Posted 1 Jun 2014

Petribu Paulista
Location: SP
Operator: Usina Petribu Paulista Ltda
Configuration: 1 X 8 MW CHP
Operation: 2004
Fuel: bagasse
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: Areva Koblitz
Quick facts: This mill is in Sebastianópolis, 70km from São José do Rio Preto SP. Throughput is about 1.5mn tpy of sugar cane.

Photograph courtesy of Areva
Posted 22 Jan 2012

Location: Brazil
Operator: Cia Estadual Energia Eletrica RS
Configuration: 1 X 10 MW
Operation: 2001
Fuel: wood, agricultural waste
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: Koblitz
Quick facts: This was one of the first purpose-built biomass power plants in Brazil. Project developers were Companhia Geral de Distribuicao Electrica and Koblitz Ltda.

Photograph courtesy of Piratini Biomass
Posted 28 Jan 2004


Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 01-Jun-2014