The 4th Green Energy Competition is on the way

Research-inspiring interesting questions, exciting venues, and valuable prizes – Pannonpower launched the 4th Green Energy…

Emission values:
dust concentration

Limit value: 20 mg/Nm3

Woody biomass-fuelled furnace:

1.0 mg/Nm3

Herbaceous biomass-fuelled furnace:

1.0 mg/Nm3

Did you know?

The facility storing bales to be used as fuel will have a capacity to store 6,500 straw bales; this amount would fill 120 average flats on a housing estate.


Last phase of Tüskésrét reclamation close to conclusion


The readiness level of the remediation of the last remaining part at the 51 hectare area in Tüskésrét has just surpassed 70%. During the year since the beginning of the remediation more than 370 000 cubic meters of earth were laid down under 65 000 working hours to the former tailing area of the power plant. The project goes according to schedule and although the deadline is at the end of the year, the job will likely be done during the end of the summer.

Pécs receives special award


The city of Pécs was awarded the special award entitled “100% renewable energy based district heating” at the fifth season of RES Champions League. The championship of renewable energy sources is a competition involving more than 10 000 local governments and regions of 12 European countries, where the cities compete with each other in the field of renewable energy utilization.

French engineering students visit the power plant


Engineering students from France visited the power plant of Pécs as a part of their professional training organized by the parent company of Pannonpower. During the field trip, which was one of the stations of their one-week stay in Hungary, they had a chance to explore the power plant producing energy from entirely renewable sources.

Biomass games at Children’s Day


The last Sunday of May is traditionally reserved for the celebration of children, therefore, the city of Pécs prepared a whole day of fun for them. Naturally, Panonpower participated in the event.

Retired colleagues visit power plant


We invited our retired employees for tours guided by their former, but still active colleagues in order to present them the progress and changes that transpired within the power plant since they left, such as the woodchip and baleable biomass fuelled blocks, which provide 100% green energy for Pécs.

Energy symposium in Pécs


A regional conference was held in Pécs in the Corso Hotel about the opportunities of local renewable energy utilization. The whole-day event series was opened with a presentation of Pannonpower’s biomass fuelled power plant.

Dalkia’s straw fuelled power plant in Pécs named best in Europe


COGEN Europe, the European association for the promotion of cogeneration, elected Dalkia Energy Group’s straw fuelled power plant in Pécs, which was unveiled last year, best in the category of market development.

Pannonpower’s new biomass block receives recognition in innovation


The agricultural by-product fuelled block of Pannonpower’s Pécs power plant, which was launched last year, received the commendation of the Hungarian Association for Innovation. After sweeping several grand prizes in the past, the completely renewable energy-based technology providing green district heating to the county seat of Baranya now has won the most prestigious award of the Association.