A DEMONSTRATION TOOL FOR OUR FUTURE CUSTOMERS
It allows our customers to discover how a power station works.
We receive many prospective customers who want to see what a mini
working plant. We also welcome young people and jobseekers.
to help them discover a job with a future that will help protect the planet.
AN R&D TOOL TO IMPROVE OUR PROCESSES
This demonstrator will also enable us to work on R&D to test new products and services.
inputs or new settings for our customers, or to identify new opportunities.
outlets such as biochar production.
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE PLANT
A 550 MW thermal demonstrator, coupled to an ORC turbine and fuelled by wood waste, has been operating since 2015 at the company's headquarters in Hyères.
The ecological plus: The ecological and economic impact of the demonstrator
Although it is a demonstrator whose objective is not economic, the mini power plant at
Hyères is of ecological interest (the recycled waste will not be transported or used for other purposes).
The electricity produced is sold back to the grid. It also means
the company to have a neutral overall energy balance, the entire fleet of cars at
function being electrical.
What's more, the waste recycled comes from the region, delivered free of charge by
specialists in the field.
of the Var's waste.