Suratthani – POME

Asia Biogas manages and operates the Thachang project on behalf of TBEC.

The project utilises Palm Oil Mill Effluent, rubber processing effluent and Palm Oil Decanter Cake to produce biogas. The biogas is used in 5 GE Jenbacher 1.4MW gensets to produce electricity for sale to the grid under the VSPP
Program.

This project won 2 Energy awards form Thailand Energy Awards and ASEAN Energy Awards 2010 – on grid category.

Thai Biogas Energy-Thachang 1 + 2

Project Host

Thachang Industry Group

Location

Surat Thani, Thailand

Feedstock

POME

Production Capacity of Host

150 tons per hour FFB

Biogas Production per day

53,080 Nm3

Methane Production per Day

28,427 Nm3

Installed Capacity of Generators

7 MW

Electricity Production per Day

106,000 kWh

Carbon Credit Production per year

51,000

Number of Staff

14

Commercial Operation Date

January 2009

 

Sunset view of Tha Chang Biogas Project