Hnydavsky sugar refinery plans to build biogas plant


PJSC Hnydavsky Sugar Plant (Lutsk) plans to build a biogas plant, according to the company's website.

According to the report, the plant will generate electricity by burning pulp on cogenerators.

As reported, Hnydavsky Sugar Plant plans to spend EUR15 million on modernization of the facilities within five years. In 2017, in particular, special pressing machines for squeezing pulp will be purchased, which will allow improving production performance.

The refinery also plans to purchase molecular presses that will allow cleaning sugar beets production waste and, as a result, receiving fertilizers and water purification units.

According to information on the website of Hnydavsky Sugar Plant, the capacity of the enterprise allows processing 5,000 tonnes of sugar beets per day.

Hnydavsky Sugar Plant in 2016 received UAH 15.22 million of net profit against UAH 3.61 million of net loss in 2015. Its net sales income increased by 28.4%, to UAH 576.4 million.


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