Thermax has won a Rs 3.20 billion order for setting up a captive combined heat and power (CHP) plant on EPC basis for Assam Bio Refinery Private Limited (ABRPL).
ABRPL is developing India’s first biorefinery to produce cellulosic ethanol from bamboo biomass. This cogeneration plant includes two high pressure boilers of 98.5 tonnes per hour capacity each, air pollution abatement equipment along with steam turbine generator and other auxiliary systems to generate process steam and power simultaneously. The scope of supply includes design, engineering, manufacturing, construction and commissioning of the CHP plant. The project is to be completed in 20 months.