Bois-Rouge power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Bois-Rouge power station is a 108-megawatt (MW) biomass-fired power station in Saint-Denis, Réunion.

Location

The map below shows the plant in Saint-Denis.

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Background

The power station consists of one 62 MW and one 48 MW unit, commissioned in 1992 and 2004, respectively. The plant is co-fired with biomass and imported coal.[1][2] The plant was converted to run on biomass only in 2020.[2][3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Albioma
  • Parent company: Albioma
  • Developer:
  • Location: Saint-Denis, Réunion
  • Coordinates: -20.913831, 55.636348 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 102 MW (Unit 1: 62 MW, Unit 2: 46 MW)
  • Start date: 1992 (Unit 1), 2004 (Unit 2)
  • Type: Biomass
  • Source of financing:

Resources and articles

References

  1. "Bois Rouge Biomass Power Plant," IndustryAbout, updated July 14, 2015
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Our history," Albioma website, accessed April 2016
  3. Europe Beyond Coal database, Europe Beyond Coal, January 2021

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