Configuration of 20 MWth/1.4 MWe CHP plant


For customers who need high pressure super heated steam for conventional steam turbine power generation or for any other high pressure steam requirements (such as District Energy Plants, Industrial Process Plants and Independent Power Producers), Nexterra can provide economical steam systems capable of over 650 psig of superheated steam. The desired balance between power and heat will dictate the selection of the appropriate steam turbine technology (back pressure, extracting, or condensing).

  • Output: Power, Combined Heat and Power
  • System Sizes: 1.4 to 10 MWe
  • System Efficiency (HHV): 21 – 27% depending on fuel/project specifics
  • System Efficiency (LHV): 22 – 29% depending on fuel/project specifics
  • Fuel Types: Wood Residuals, Clean Construction Debris, Biosolids
  • Fuel Feed: 25 – 250 tonnes per day (bone dry)
  • Fuel Moisture Content: 6 – 60% moisture
  • Fuel Size: 7.5 cm (3 inches) or less in all dimensions
  • Example Projects: Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Battle Creek Michigan, Birmingham Bio Power Ltd., Tyseley, UK

Contact us to see if your project is a suitable candidate for our high pressure (Power/CHP) steam system.