Kalamia Mill at Ayr, Queensland, burns 416,000 tonnes of bagasse per year, on average, to power its 9 MW generator. The generator produces heat and electricity for the sugar mill.
Excess electricity (22% of total power generated per year) is exported to the grid.
Kalamia Mill is one of 8 sugar mills in North and Central Queensland owned and operated by Wilmar Sugar Australia Limited.
Cogeneration Energy Manager, Wilmar Sugar Australia Limited
Phone: 0419 476 802