Kvitebjørn Bio-El AS

Kvitebjørn Bio-El AS is a modern fuel-flexible waste-to-energy plant located at Øra, Fredrikstad. The plant was commissioned in 2008 and is today owned 100% by Kvitebjørn Energi AS and operated by FREVAR KF.  

The plant has an installed effect of 25 MW and the capacity to burn 50.000-60.000 tonnes of waste annually. The yearly energy production is ~160 GWh supplied as heat to Fredrikstad Fjernvarme AS, steam to local industry cluster, and electricity to the grid.

Operations: District heating, steam and electricity

Sustainability: Renewable energy

Location: Øra Fredrikstad, Norway

Year of investment: 2018