South Korea: Biomass Power Plant Sumitomo Awarded Contract by Hyundai for CFB Power Plant
Sumitomo SHI FW has been awarded a contract by Hyundai Engineering & Construction (HDEC) for design and supply of the Daesan Biomass Power Plant boiler island.
Espoo/Finland — SFW will design and supply the 109 MWe CFB steam generator and auxiliary equipment for the boiler island. The CFB boiler will be designed to burn wood pellets, while meeting applicable environmental regulatory requirements. The company has supplied over 30 CFB steam generators in South Korea. This is their third CFB boiler unit in South Korea firing biomass as its primary fuel. Commercial operation of the new biomass CFB power plant is scheduled for the end of 2020.
Weigang Chen, President, SFW Power Group Asia, said that SFW’s CFB biomass technology provided dependable, fuel-flexible energy on-demand which was a big advantage for a renewable energy source.