South Negros BioPower Inc.
Negros Biomass Holdings Inc. (NIBHI) is a holding firm for the BioPower Group (San Carlos BioPower Inc., South Negros BioPower Inc., and North Negros BioPower Inc.). The Group, in partnership with Thomas Lloyd CTI Asia Holdings, currently has a portfolio totaling 70 MW in generation capacity from biomass.
South Negros BioPower, Inc. is a greenfield, stand-alone power plant with a generation capacity of 24.99 MW supplying baseload power to the local grid. The plant is located in Barangay Cubay, La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, Philippines.
The formation of NIBHI traces its roots back to the Bronzeoak Group which has vast experience and success in bringing together specialized companies and personnel from different fields and disciplines to nurture the completion of successful clean energy projects, such as the development of San Carlos Bioenergy (SCBI).
Energy generated from renewable sources will be among the major sources of power in the next decade. According to the Department of Energy, biomass, solar and wind shall account for more than a third of the country’s total energy demand. Biomass will continue to take the lion’s share of about 99%. The data from the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), lists that the country could generate substantial volumes of residue that can be utilized as energy fuel. At BioPower, they believe in producing clean energy for the sustainable development and inclusive growth of their shared communities and environment.See more