Metso to supply biomass power plant for CHP in Gemany

Metso will supply Heizkraftwerk Zwickau Süd with a modularised biomass power plant for combined heat and power production (CHP) in the municipality of Zwickau in Germany.

The CHP plant will be delivered by the Metso-Wärtsilä joint venture MW Power.

The delivery encompasses the complete turnkey solution, including not only the entire plant but also all on-site installations and training.

The value of the order is about €20m (£17.6m) and the order is included in Energy and Environmental Technology’s second-quarter 2011 orders received.