West Lothian Council 2.6MW - Herz Biomass

Herz Biomass

Client: West Lothian Council

Location: 6 West Lothian Sites

Date of Installation: Mar 2016

Contract Value: £1.5m

System Overview

Alternative Heat were appointed as the main contractor to design, manufacture and install 6No. Biomass Heating System to replace the existing fossil fuel heating systems for West Lothian Council. Works involved a combination of 1No. retrofit works to an existing plant room and the installation of 5No. Biomass Modular Energy Centres.

Further to contract award, we carried out the following installations for the council:

  • Inveralmond High School: 500kW Biomass Energy Cabin
  • James Young High School: 500kW Biomass Energy Cabin
  • St Kentigerns Academy: 500kW Biomass Energy Cabin
  • Strathbrook Centre: 500kW Biomass Energy Cabin
  • West Lothian Civic Centre: 500kW Biomass Energy Cabin
  • Westfield Primary School: 60kW Biomass Heating System

Following the installation, we are contracted to provide the full operation, maintenance and fuel supply for the 6No. systems for a 6-year period.