An entire village changed from conventional to biomass energy, through a heat and power generator.
Description of the Process
In the village of Jühnde, the municipality, with CHP (biogas) and a boiler for wood chips, produces electricity and heat. The heat is supplied to the district grid. There is a self sufficient energy supply of whole village on the base of biomass; the energy supply is also decentralized. Potentials of the initiative are to create, to keep employment which will bring added value in the region. Common information about the initiative will be shared, as communication and decision process.