Thermax Lambion technology transfer agreement to upgrade green energy systems
Thermax signed a technology transfer license agreement with Lambion Energy Solutions, a German engineering company expertise in converting waste to energy.
The agreement signed by Hemant Mohgaonkar, Executive Vice President of Thermax and Axel Lambion, Managing Director of Lambion Energy Systems will upgrade the biomass based systems that Thermax offers to clients for generating energy. It will provide Thermax with high efficiency combustion systems for using biomass, high in moisture content, for energy generation. They will be integrated in its boilers and heaters with heat output ranging from 4 MW to 30 MW.
A dedicated team from Thermax has already begun work Lambion to absorb and deploy this technology.
The agreement is valid for a period of five years. Thermax will have an exclusive license to market heating systems, equipped with the new technology in India and SAARC countries, South East Asia, Middle East and Africa.
Thermax is already supporting its customers in India and other countries with a range of technologies for generating energy from a wide variety of biomass. These include fluidized bed combustion and traveling grate. The new agreement with Lambion and subsequent technology ugradation will help the company to provide industry with advanced systems for extracting energy from waste in eco-friendly ways. Thermax also will gain the expertise to match European and American competitors in biomass fired energy systems in Indian and select overseas markets. Says M S Unnikrishnan, Managing Director and CEO of Thermax, “We are happy this partnership with Lambion and the new technology infusion will reinforce our product offerings in the area of green energy.”
For Lambion the partnership offers an opportunity to promote its expertise in new markets. Says Axel Lambion, “We are confident our proven technology will help harness renewable energy from the diverse types of biomass in India.”
Lambion has a 90-year family tradition in the efficient thermal uses of a variety of biomass substances, solid fuels and waste material. It has been building and operating high quality and ecologically sensible combustion plants for its customers. It has built 3000 such efficient energy plants worldwide. The company is managed by the fifth generation of the Lambion family.