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Condat paper mill (Lecta Group)

Key Figures

  • Commissioning date

    January 2019

  • Solar thermal collector area on trackers

    4212 m²

  • Expected annual production

    3900 MWh

  • CO2 emission avoided per year

    1078 Tons

  • Heat consumer introduction

    • 1st coated paper production site in France (450,000 tonnes/year)
    • Operating 24/7 all year round
    • Providing 550 direct jobs
  • Principle of solar thermal integration

    • Preheating of the steam boiler make-up water
    • Fossil fuel saved: Gas
  • Key innovation

    • Use of solar tracking system to optimize the production and avoid overheating during customer consumption outages
    • Solar field installed on an old paper sludge storage area
  • Video of the project (in French)

  • They talk about it

    France 3 Dordogne
    Sud ouest
    Tecsol Blog

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