B&W Vølund A/S has announced that it has been awarded the contract to supply a 35 MW capacity waste-to-energy boiler for a combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Boden, Sweden.
Denmark-based waste-to-energy combustion technology providers B&W Vølund A/S has announced that it has been awarded the contract to supply a 35 MW capacity waste-to-energy boiler for a combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Boden, Sweden. Worth approximately US$35 million, the order is to design, supply and construct a 35 MW capacity waste-to-energy boiler for Bodens Energi AB (BEAB), a municipally owned producer and distributor of electricity and heating.
The boiler will be added to BEAB’s existing CHP facility and will supply steam for power generation and district heating. B&W Vølund completed the original Boden facility in 2008. The new waste line and boiler will be capable of handling up to 13 tons of municipal solid waste (MSW) per hour and is scheduled for completion in April 2019.
– We thank BEAB for once again selecting B&W Vølund for an important infrastructure project such as this.Waste-to-energy continues to be a proven, clean and reliable technology to address the energy and waste disposal needs of our customers in Europe, and we’re pleased to supply some of the most advanced technologies in the industry, said Jimmy Morgan, Senior Vice President of B&W’s Renewable business segment.