Biomass Case Study: Buchan Braes Hotel
Installation Date: February 2015
Location: Boddam, Near Peterhead
System Size: 2 x 99kW Froling P4 Boilers
This project comprised of a Biomass 198kw pellet installation with a 14 tonne pellet store for Buchan Braes Hotel in Boddam near Peterhead.
There are 2 x 99kw Froling P4 boilers on a cascade system. All heating and hot water which the hotel now generates comes from the installation of these 2 Biomass boilers, The hotel has a restaurant, bar area, Ballroom / conference room and 47 bedrooms all of which are now heated using their Biomass system.
Not only will The Buchan Braes see a return on their investment in 4 years, but they will also reduce their carbon footprint,saving 1,722 Tonnes of CO2 over the next 20 years, the equivalent of flying from London to Sydney 559 times!