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South Negros BioPower

South Negros BioPower is a biomass power plant project in La Carlota City, Negros Occidental province in the Philippines. The project will construct a biomass power plant using as fuel waste generated from the harvesting and processing of sugarcane, supplemented by grassy and woody energy crops. The South Negros BioPower stand-alone base-load power plant has a gross power generation capacity of 25 MW and generates 185 million kWh annually. This is equivalent to the energy consumption of around 191,000 people in the region.

OVERVIEW

  • LOCATION LOCATION Philippines
  • PROJECT SITE PROJECT SITE 300,000 ㎡
  • CAPACITY CAPACITY 25 MW

ESG PROFILE

  • Project site CONSTRUCTION JOBS CREATED
    (average during construction period)
    658
  • Capacity NEW PERMANENT JOBS CREATED 646
  • Reach of electricity supply ELECTRICITY REACH (people) 191,193
  • CO2 reduction CO2 AVOIDED (tonnes p.a.) 122,142

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Project details

Project Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) South Negros Biopower Inc.
Location Agro-Industrial Land, National Highway, Barangay Cubay, La Carlota City, Province of Negros Occidental, Philippines
Coordinates: 10 25 23.32 N, 122 56 13.11 E
Technical Specifications Feedstock type: primarily cane trash
Feedstock utilisation: 244,000 tonnes per year
Feedstock availability: 1.4 million tonnes per year of biomass are available within a 50 km-radius catchment area
Grid connection: to the existing 69 kV substation in San Enrique, 8 km away
Supplier/Manufacturer Boiler: Jinan Boiler Group Company Ltd (China), Steam Turbine: Siemens (India), Generator: Siemens (India), Transmitters: for bidding, Gearboxes: Siemens (India), Distributed Control System: Yocogawa, WaterTreatment Plant: Aquagen, Fuel Handling System: GES, Tractors: Massey Ferguson (USA), Forage Wagons, Rotary Rakes: Pöttinger (Austria), V Rakes: Hodge Industries (Australia), Baler: Nantong Cotton Machinery (China)
General Contractor (EPC) Pöyry Energy Inc.
Operations & Maintenance Pöyry Energy Inc.
Lender’s Engineer Sargent & Lundy LLC
Electricity Offtake Counterparty Interconnection Agreement with Negros Occidental Electric Cooperative Inc. (NOCECO)
Wholesale Electricity Supply Market of the Philippines (“WESM”) managed by a government agency
Credit Rating Electricity Offtake Counterparty Standard & Poor’s: BBB+ with stable outlook, Moody’s: Baa2 with stable outlook,
Fitch: BBB with stable outlook
Status In operation.

Status: 30/06/2022

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