On Friday, 8 March 2019, a wood gasifier V4.50 of the manufacturer Burkhardt GmbH from Mühlhausen (Bavaria) set off on its journey to Austria. The little brother of the well known Burkhardt wood gasifier V3.90 will be installed in Styria, Austria.
The new cogeneration plant will complement the existing biomass heating plant from an agricultural company with an electrical output of 50 kW and a thermal output of 110 kW. The produced heat will be used in the heat-intensive piglet breeding.
- Electrical output: 50 kW
- Thermal output: 110 kW
- Electrical plant efficiency: 25 %
- Thermal efficiency: 55 %
- Overall efficiency: 80 %
- Pellet consumption: approx.40 kg/h
- Space requirements: min. 48 m²