Metso will supply 4HamCogen S.A., a subsidiary of 4Energy Invest S.A., with a biomass power plant for combined heat and power production (CHP) in the municipality of Ham in the Belgian province of Limburg.
Helsinki – According to Metso, the new modular biomass power plant will utilize bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) technology and will use non-contaminated biomass as the main fuel. With the new cogeneration plant, 4HamCogen will feed 8.4 MW of electricity into the distribution grid and will be able to deliver up to 14 MW of heat.
4Energy Invest, the parent company of 4HamCogen, is a Belgian based renewable energy company that aims at creating and managing a portfolio of small to middle-sized biomass-to-energy projects.
Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries with about 26,500 employees in more than 50 countries.