Case Studies
RICE HUSK CASE STUDY

Activity: Thermal power plants

BIOMASS SOLID FUEL: RICE HUSK
HEATING POWER 2900 kcal/kg
COMBUSTIBLE MATTER 72 % by w.t.
MOISTURE 9 % by w.t.
ASH 19 % by w.t.

STEAM BOILER TOTAL THERMAL POWER: 7,5 MW
ENERGY CONTRIBUTION: RICE HUSK 80 %  - LPG 20 %
EFFICIENCY: 80 %
STEAM PRODUCTION: 10,5 tons/hr
STEAM TEMPERATURE: 193°C
OPERATION PRESSURE: 11 barg

ENERGY – FINANCIAL BENEFITS (ANNUAL)
TOTAL FUEL (LIQUID–GAS) REPLACEMENT : 3140tn LPG

PRODUCED ASH: 3.113 tons X 88 ΕURO =  274.000 ΕURO

STEAM BOILER (6.500.000 kcal/hr)
OWNERSHIP: SPANOS BROSS S.A., SINDOS THESSALONIKI, GREECE, 2001 

Company facilities

Chimney

External image of the plant, when finished.

External image of the plant, just before the delivery.

Internal view of the plant.

General view of the internal unit. All the main functions and stages of unit procedures can be detected.

Internal view of the combustion room

Graphical view of PLC controler, from a computer

Control and management panel of the unit, with the use of censors and PLC controlers

Burn waste

Burn waste in a container. After the burning of the mass, all waste are throned automatically in a container.

PLC - Scada

Boiler House

Unit that produce electrical power (ORC) 1MWel

Flue gas and ash treatment

Unit that produce electrical power (ORC) 1MWel

Unit that produce electrical power (ORC) 1MWel

Unit that produce electrical power (ORC) 1MWel

Unit that produce electrical power (ORC) 1MWel

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Permit of one unit that produce electrical energy Power:  2,5 MWel Fuel:  Biomass Location:  Plati, Municipality of Aleksandria, Imathia Owner:  PHILIPPOPOULOS ENERGY TECHNICAL S.A. ...
2012-04-25
After research requested and funded from PLILIPPOPOULOS ENERGY TECHNICAL S.A. and implemented by the CENTRE OF RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY-HELLAS (CERTH) return the results in the attached report by the Institute of Chemical Processes Engineering Research Institute (CPERI). ...