Stockholm Power Goes Green as Biomass Ousts Coal

For a lesson in global energy history, look no further than Stockholm’s oldest power plant. Since 1903, Fortum Oyj’s Vaerta harbor site has generated power using coal, oil, natural gas and even considered nuclear. Now it’s phasing out the last coal furnace and replacing it with the world’s largest combined heat and power generator that will burn just wood chips and timber scraps by next year.

via Renewable Energy News – RenewableEnergyWorld.com http://ift.tt/1CLAnZ2

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