The world's largest waste fired boiler at Mälarenergi`s power plant
Valmet's CYMIC boiler based on circulating fluidized bed technology in Mälarenergi's waste to energy plant, block 6, in Västerås, is the world's largest waste fired boiler. The boiler handles 480 000 tons of household waste, industrial waste and recycled wood per year and the fossil CO2 has decreased by 300 000 tons per year. The CFB boiler serves as a base unit to meet the district heating power needs of Västerås and Hallstahammar municipalities.
Replacing an old oil-fired boiler and decreasing the company’s CO2 emissions.
Giving the plant a more flexible fuel mix.
The boiler handles 480 000 tons of household waste, industrial waste and recycled wood per year.
|Keywords||Energy, Europe, CYMIC|
|Fuels||MSW, industrial waste, recycled wood, wood, peat|