Rhineland-Palatinate Minister of Economy inaugurates biomass plant
Under the "regional development Hunsrück" the state Rhineland-Palatinate supported with 1.5 million euros the establishment of a biomass heating with district heating network in Birkenfeld.
The county and the municipality Birkenfeld had applied to the project and eventually were among the winners.
Responsible for the operation is the Nahwärmeversorgung Birkenfeld GmbH. The local heating network with 30 customers mainly public buildings is applied over a Bioflamm® boiler TRF RK 750th
This burns occurring on site green waste. "This creates a regional material cycle, which holds the value to a large extent in the region Birkenfeld," said Economy Minister Lemke.
The heating plant with a heating network was created under the auspices of the Energy Services Company Rheinhessen-Nahe mbH (EDG) in a period of only 5 months.
In the presence of representatives from politics, industry and the project participants, the official inauguration of this pilot project now took place.
Minister Eveline Lemke raised in her speech out: "The new district heating concept is a exemplar of the use of renewable energy for the entire National Park region Hunsrück-Hochwald.