AGL to build $ 45m Qenos co- gen plant
AGL Energy Ltd says it will b u i l d a $ 4 5 mi l l i o n c o - generation plant in Victoria for polymers maker Qenos Pty Ltd. The co-generation plant is expected to reduce emissions from Qenos by 100,000 tonnes per year, AGL said in a statement.
AGL will secure a 15-year operating and maintenance agreement on the plant with options to extend to 25 years.
AGL will also become the sole supplier of natural gas to the site.
‘ ‘ T h i s r e p r e s e n t s t h e largest investment in industrial or manufacturing cogeneration in over 10 years,’’ AGL Merchant Energy group general manager Anthony Fowler said.