Leasehold Anaerobic Digester (AD) Facility, Purac Biomethane Upgrading Unit and CHP Power Plant (Whole Facility is Currently Non-Operating/In Hibernation)

Sale Type:

Private Treaty

Offer Deadline:

Thursday 30 May 2024, 2pm BST


Devon, UK


On the instructions of Andrew Pear and Milan Vuceljic of Moorfields Advisory Limited, joint administrators of Willand Biogas LLP

Willand Biogas LLP, prior to ceasing operations to trade, generated and supplied upgraded biomethane gas and electricity to the respective national power grids. The plant has a biogas production capacity of 1,000m3/h.

  • Digester plant incudes two Huning feeder units, two primary digester tanks of 3,100m3 capacity each, two pumping stations, three 4,900m3 capacity digester bio-gas tanks, propane tank farm with Uni Flare, Siemens Gas Entry Unit
  • Purac Puregas AB, 900S HC CApure Biogas upgrading plant
  • GE Jenbacher CHP 500kWe with Stamford generator
  • ICI Caldie 8.9 bar bio-gas boiler
  • Renewable Heat Incentives (RHI) accreditation potentially available for transfer with the plant
  • Feedstock storage area, potential for food waste processing in purpose built facilities, which are to be completed
  • The site, extending to 4.2 acres (1.7 hectares), is held on a lease expiring in March 2038 at a current rent of c.£140,000 per annum (subject to indexation)
  • Scope, with plans already produced, to significantly scale operations (subject to securing appropriate consents)

Sale Process and Further Information

The deadline for offers is Thursday 30 May 2024, 2pm BST

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Roland Cramp MRICS

Managing Director

London Office

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Sam Hinder MRICS

Senior Director

London Office

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