Project CHP Pyroforce Nidwalden

Country Switzerland  
Status operational  
Raw Material lignocellulosic crops  
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Type TRL 9 Commercial  
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Project Owner Holzstrom aus Nidwalden  
City Stans  
ZIP 6371  
Input 1 Name dried chips from demolition wood  
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Output 1 Capacity 1.38  
Output 2 Capacity 1.2  
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Partners Pyroforce  
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Startup 2007  
Contact (visible on Website) Bernhard Boecker-Riese Hans Bieri  
Related Publications  
Techlology Brief 2-zone downdraft Pyroforce gasifier  
Flowsheet img/files/flow_sheet/479/479_2011-09-28-133453_flow_sheet.jpg  
Additional Information The plant has 2 independent CHP gasifier lines. Each lines contains 4 parallel gasifier with raw gas cooler. The cooled wood gas flows then to a common gas filter and fuels 1 Jennbacher gas engine.