Getting In The Spirit: Whisky Waste Being Turned To Energy | CIWM Journal Online

Getting In The Spirit: Whisky Waste Being Turned To Energy | CIWM Journal Online.

https://i0.wp.com/www.ciwm-journal.co.uk/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/15-07-137pic.png

Getting In The Spirit: Whisky Waste Being Turned To Energy

15-07-13(7)picCommercial operations have started at an 8.23MW whisky-to-energy facility that will have the ability to provide heat and power to around 9,000 homes.

The company running the facility, Helius Energy, have also revealed ambitious plans to develop a £300m, 10MW biomass plant at Avonmouth within the next few years.

The £60.5m biomass site, which is located in Speyside, Scotland, has already completed a successful trial period and was officially opened by Prince Charles in April. Of Scotland’s 100 whisky distilleries 50 are based in, or very close to, the location of the plant.

– See more at: http://www.ciwm-journal.co.uk/archives/2606#sthash.6p1U0wPU.dpuf

Getting In The Spirit: Whisky Waste Being Turned To Energy

15-07-13(7)picCommercial operations have started at an 8.23MW whisky-to-energy facility that will have the ability to provide heat and power to around 9,000 homes.

The company running the facility, Helius Energy, have also revealed ambitious plans to develop a £300m, 10MW biomass plant at Avonmouth within the next few years.

The £60.5m biomass site, which is located in Speyside, Scotland, has already completed a successful trial period and was officially opened by Prince Charles in April. Of Scotland’s 100 whisky distilleries 50 are based in, or very close to, the location of the plant.

– See more at: http://www.ciwm-journal.co.uk/archives/2606#sthash.6p1U0wPU.dpuf