The bioenergy plant in Valka built by HoSt supplies hot water to the district heating network and supplies electricity to the local grid.
The owner of the plant is the Estonian energy company Enefit / Eesti Energia. The plant is designed for extreme winter conditions.
|Start project||February 2011|
|Start-up / First Fire||April 2012|
|Wood storage||500 m³|
|Furnace||11.5 MWth – 5,3 t/h wood chips|
|Water tube boiler||10 MWth 51 barg, 450°C|
|Steam turbine||1,95 MWe at 90°C
2,26 MWe at 70°C
|Steamcondenser||8,1 MW at 90°C|
- Heat distribution station integrated with existing boiler house
- Prepared for expansion of heat delivery to Estonia
- Designed for very cold winter conditions
- Delivery includes civil work