WTE Plants in Germany - Baden-Wurttemberg
IHKW Andernach
Location: BW
Operator: EEW Energy from Waste GmbH
Configuration: 1 X 16.5-MW CHP
Operation: 2008
Fuel: RDF, natural gas
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Bertsch
T/G supplier: MAN
EPC: Oschatz
Quick facts: This EFW plant is on the Rhein not far from its thermal host, the packaging steel factory of ThyssenKrupp Rasselstein GmbH. The facility includes additional peak load gas-fired boilers. Throughput is about 140,000 tons RDF/yr. Annual output is about 503,000 MWt of steam and heat and 84 GWh of electricity.

Photograph courtesy of EEW Energy from Waste GmbH
Posted 8 Apr 2017

Böblingen
Location: BW
Operator: Zweckverband Restmüllheizkraftwerk Böblingen
Configuration: 1 X 12 MW CHP
Operation: 1999
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Steinmuller
T/G supplier: ABB
EPC: Goepfert Reimer and Partner
Quick facts: The facility is jointly-owned by four municipalities: Landkreis Böblingen, Landkreis Calw, Landkreis Freudenstadt, and Stadt Stuttgart. Back-end equipment includes baghouses, a calcium hydroxide scrubber, and SCR. Throughput is about 140,000 tons MSW/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Zweckverband RBB
Posted 2 Dec 2006

TREA Breisgau
Location: BW
Operator: EEW Energy from Waste GmbH
Configuration: 1 X 15 MW CHP
Operation: 2005
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Von Roll
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: E.ON Energy from Waste
Quick facts: The plant cost about €83mn. The original partners Partners include Badenova, GAB, STEAG, and SOTEC. In 2005, EEW Energy from Waste GmbH took over plant operations.Back-end equipment includes ESPs, baghouses, a wet scrubber, and SCR. Throughput is about 150,000 tons MSW/yr.

Photograph courtesy of E.ON Energy from Waste AG
Re-posted 7 Jul 2013

MPA Burgau
Location: BW
Operator: Müllpyrolyseanlage Burgau
Configuration: 1 X 2.2 MW CHP
Operation: 1984
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: WasteGen UK Ltd
Quick facts: MPA Burgau is one of the early and more suscessfule waste pyrolysis power stations in the world. The plant is about 3km from the city of Burgau and can process about 34,000 tpy/yr of sold was from the Gunzurg region. The facility has two rotary kilns, dust treatment, a combustion chamber for the syngas, an HRSG and steam T/G set, and bicarb and activiated caboun injection with baghouse capture.

Photograph courtesy of Bayerisches Landesamt für Umwelt
Posted 25 Aug 2010

IGS Gersthofen
Location: BW
Operator: MVV Energiedienstleistungen
Configuration: 1 X 4.4 MW CHP
Operation: 2009
Fuel: RDF
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Wulff
T/G supplier: M&M, LS
Quick facts: This €30mn CHP plant was commissioned on 20 July 2009. Steam and electricity are supplied to 12 companies at Industriepark Gersthofen.

Photograph courtesy of MVV
Posted 30 Oct 2010

MHKW Göppingen
Location: BW
Operator: E.ON Energy from Waste
Configuration: 1 X 12 MW CHP
Operation: 1975-2009
Fuel: refuse
Boiler supplier: Deutsche Babcock
T/G supplier: Kanis
EPC: Deutsche Babcock, E.ON Engineering
Quick Facts: The original 9.5-MW set at Göppingen was put online in 1975. The turbine was changed out in 2009. District heating is supplied to Klinik am Eichert, the Berfeld residential area and the nearby police academy and administrative facility.

Photograph courtesy of E.ON Energy from Waste
Posted 6 Mar 2011

Abbreviations

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

Updated 08-Apr-2017

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