AllGreen develops biomass power in India

AllGreen Energy India Pvt Ltd. has begun construction of the first three of 10 biomass power plants to be built in India over the next three years. Each facility will produce 6.5 megawatts of electricity using pyrolysis technology patented by the Indian Institute of Science. India-based Energreen Power Ltd., which has licensed the technology, will act as the engineering, procurement and construction provider. The gasification technology, based on an open-top downdraft design, will use GE Jenbacher generators. ITC Ltd.'s Agri Business Division will provide the biomass feedstock.