Brazil's Aneel clears commercial operation of two units at Sao Jose da Estiva biomass TPP
Jul 3, 2013 - Brazilian energy sector watchdog Aneel cleared the commercial operations of two turbines, with capacity of 17.5 MW and 10 MW respectively, at Sao Jose da Estiva biomass thermoelectric power plant (TPP).
According to Aneel's decree published in the State Gazette yesterday, the plant's output is already connected to the country's power network as of yesterday.
The sugar cane bagasse-fuelled plant has one more turbo generator with capacity of 16 MW. The facility is located in the Novo Horizonte municipality, in the southeastern Sao Paulo state.