Can a chemical company offset carbon equal to a town of 30,000 people?

Evonik

Evonik

Chemicals

Their challenge

Evonik is the largest specialty chemicals company in the world, operating one of Europe’s largest chemical parks. They were looking for an economical and sustainable supply to meet their huge energy demands. Our unique challenge was to construct a new power plant without disrupting the site’s continuous production – whilst meeting the highest safety requirements and within a very short construction period.

Extraordinary thinking

Our teams worked closely together with Evonik from the start to find the optimum solution. That meant designing and building an entirely new power plant across 2.5 years, integrating the supply with Evonik’s production and the energy markets to avoid disruption.

Imaginative solutions

We built a highly-efficient combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant to increase the competitiveness of the site. Our cutting edge plant has a power-generating capacity of 60 MW and a thermal capacity of 100 MW. It’s highly flexible, meaning it’s adaptable to the conditions of the energy market and Evonik’s own production requirements.

The difference

Evonik now operates a modern, highly efficient and flexible power plant which is active in today’s dynamic energy markets. It saves 280,000 tonnes of carbon per year with an overall efficiency of almost 90%.

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Achieving your goals

Profitability

Profitability

Cashing in on your energy savings potential.

Sustainability

Sustainability

Creating an energy efficient business.

Security

Security

Safeguarding your energy supply.                                            

Comfort

Comfort

Enhancing experiences for customers and employees.