Limit value: 200 mg/Nm3
Woody biomass-fuelled furnace:
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Some elements of the cranes lifting the straw bales onto the conveyor belt transporting them from the store into the power plant have a wingspan of 21 m, i.e. in a vertical position they would be the same height as floor 7 of a block of flats on a housing estate.
Our partner, Ferling PR Kft. has been awarded the Imre Sándor prize - one of the most prestigious professional recognitions granted by the Hungarian PR Association - for the communication campaign of the new straw-fuelled power plant unit.
Loud steam blows indicate that Steam Turbine IV of Pécs Power Plant is being tested these days. During the past months Turbine IV has been refurbished in the framework of a 500-million-Euro investment of PANNONPOWER. To commission this major power plant equipment the plant engineers have to make meticulous adjustments that can be performed only by revolving the turbine.
Several hundred small children got acquainted with the secrets of handling biomass fuel on a small scale.
“Power plants are essential,” was the slogan of the last power plant forum of the Hungarian Energy Association that was held in Balatonalmádi.
More than a dozen participants were interested in the traditional Civil Control event organized in the afternoon of March 1 by PANNONPOWER Holding Zrt. in the power plant of Pécs. All those interested could learn that the share of forest firewood constitutes less than half of the fuel burned by the power plant, the remaining part consisting of wood chips from the wood processing industry and forestries as well as waste produced by wood processing and agriculture.
February brought extraordinary cold weather to Pécs, with temperatures well below what is usual in this part of the year. At times temperatures fell to as low as 19 °C below zero in the power plant. The severe conditions – unprecedented for quite a long time – put to the test both workers and boilers. As to the boilers, PANNONPOWER Holding Zrt. planned to operate the two gas-fuelled ones for the last time this year because from the next heating season on the company group intends to use exclusively biomass fuel to generate the heat required for district heating.
PANNONPOWER Holding Zrt., a large company with international background, considers it important to share the most important information related to the Group with all those interested in foreign languages as well.
A new wheel loader has arrived in the power plant. The Volvo L150G heavy machinery is equipped with a 12 m3 bucket, which has greatly increased its performance as compared to our existing, similar machines.