North Negros BioPower

North Negros BioPower is a biomass power plant project near Victorias City in Negros Occidental province in the Philippines.

The North Negros BioPower stand-alone base-load power plant project has a gross power generation capacity of 25 MW and generates approx. 185 million kWh annually. This is equivalent to the energy consumption of around 265,000 people in the region. 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.

UN SDG Alignment

Project overview




25 MW

Project size

252,900 m²


Construction jobs created


Electricity reach (people)


New permanent jobs created


CO2 avoidance (tonnes p.a.)


Project details

Manapla, Negros, Philippines
Biomass feedstock
Energy generation from the waste produced by the harvest and processing of sugar cane, plus some herbaceous and ligneous energy crops
Boiler: Wuxi Huaguang Boiler (China), Jinan Boiler Group (China); Turbine: Hangzhou Steam Turbine (China); Generator: Shangdong Jinan Power Equipment (China), TD Power Systems (India); Motors: Regal Rexnord (India), Siemens (India); Transmitters: ABB (Switzerland), Yokogawa (Philippines); Pneumatic control valve/actuator: Nihon Koso (China); Boiler feedwater pumps: KSB Shanghai Pump (China); Gearboxes: Siemens (India); Cane trash shredder: Zhengzhou GEP Ecotech (China); Tractors: Massey Ferguson (Thailand); Forage wagons, rotary rakes: Pöttinger (Austria); V rakes: Hodge Industries (Australia); Baler: Nantong Cotton Machinery (China); Steam turbine: Siemens (India); Distributed control system: Yokogawa (Philippines); Water treatment plant: Aquagen Technologies (Philippines); Fuel handling system: Zhengzhou GEP Ecotech (China)
General contractor (EPC)
Afry Philippines
Operations & maintenance
Afry Philippines
Insurer (coverage ratio)
Industrial all risk insurance: Malayan Insurance, Pioneer Insurance and Surety Corporation, FPG Insurance, Cocogen Insurance, BPI/MS Insurance, Mercantile Insurance, Allied Bankers Insurance, New India Assurance; Property all risk insurance: FPG Insurance; Contractors equipment insurance: AIG Philippines Insurance; Comprehensive insurance: FPG Insurance; Comprehensive general liability: Starr International Insurance Philippines
In operational phase since January 2020

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