Forestalia awards Acciona Industrial the construction of the agroforestry biomass plant of Cubillos del Sil.

The installation will be the lowest emissions and best efficiency in Europe, incorporating the latest environmental technology.

Forestalia has awarded Acciona Industrial the turnkey project for the execution of the electric generation plant using agroforestry biomass from Cubillos del Sil (León), with a total power of 49.9 megawatts (MW). The installation will have the latest technological developments applied to agroforestry biomass plants. The initiative has the support of the Junta de Castilla y León, through the public company Somacyl and the Sodical Financial Institute, within the framework of the Economic Revitalization Plan of the Mining Regions.

With the planned technological effort, it will be the plant with the lowest emissions and the best efficiency in Europe, fully complying not only with the strict regulations already in force, but also with the latest recommendations of the European Union, in view of the objectives set by the European Commission for the year 2020.