Pellet 4Energia - Supported by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism

2015

June

“Pellet 4Energia” LTD on June 19, 2015 has signed an agreement with Latvian Investment and Development Agency and Latvian Ministry of Economics about project “”Pellet 4Energia” LTD pellet production unit development” implementation (contract no. NP-2015/19, project identification no. NOFI/LV06/AK2/15). According to the agreement, the total project costs are 1 940 000.00 EUR, of which eligible costs are 1 935 000.00 EUR. Overall aid funding is 677 250.00 EUR with an aid intensity of 35% of the purchase of new equipment eligible costs. The project should be implemented and completed by 30 April, 2016.

July

Within the project “”Pellet 4Energia” LTD pellet production unit development” framework, we have started to work on development of technical specification for the procurement of “Belt drying plant” delivery.

August

Publication of a notice of procurement “Belt drying plant” was published in Procurement Monitoring Bureau website on 08/10/2015. Within the prescribed period, i.e. until 24/08/2015, two offers were received. On 08/06/2015, the project start-up seminar was organized, which was attended by. “Pellet 4Energia” LTD manager Toms Nāburgs and the company’s shareholders “Nelja Energia” representatives.

September

Procurement tender “Belt drying plant” has been completed and equipment supplier is selected – AS “Hekotek”. Total contract sum will be 1 780 000.00EUR. Overall aid funding will be 623 000.00 EUR with an aid intensity of 35% of the purchase of new equipment eligible costs. After assessing the Latvian Investment and Development Agency submission regarding an opportunity of extending the project deadline, we have submitted request for project implementation extension until 31 October, 2016.

October

Negotiations on equipment delivery and contract conditions with belt drying plant supplier AS “Hekotek” have started. On 16/10/2015 we have received the Latvian Investment and Development Agency's positive conclusion on procurement ex-ante inspection.

November

Negotiations are being continued on equipment delivery and contract conditions with belt drying plant supplier AS “Hekotek”.

December

On 21/12/2015 a contract with AS “Hekotek” for belt drying plant supply and installation in Brocēni has been concluded.

2016

January

We have received a letter from Latvian Investment and Development Agency about contract amendment approval and project implementation extension until 31 October, 2016.

February

Belt drying plant supplier AS “Hekotek” has informed “Pellet 4Energia” about readiness of delivery of the equipment.

March

AS “Hekotek” has completed equipment delivery to project address "Veckroģeļi", Brocēni, Ciecere parish, Brocēnu district. Equipment installation has been launched.

Uzsākta iekārtas uzstādīšana

April

AS “Hekotek” has completed equipment installation in project address "Veckroģeļi", Brocēni, Ciecere parish, Saldus district. Considering that project site has not yet been provided with electricity and heat supply, on 21.04.2016. an agreement with equipment supplier was signed about extention of full execution of the contract till 30.09.2016.

Veikta iekārtas uzstādīšanu projektā

May

In project implementation site occurs electricity capacity enhancement works, as well as the adjacent cogeneration plant construction work in the final stage.

June

In project implementation site continues electricity capacity enhancement works, as well as the adjacent cogeneration plant construction work in the final stage.

July

In project implementation site continues electricity capacity enhancement works, as well as the adjacent cogeneration plant construction work in the final stage.

August

In project implementation site continues electricity capacity enhancement works, as well as the adjacent cogeneration plant construction work in the final stage.

September

In project implementation site electricity capacity enhancement works, as well as the adjacent cogeneration plant construction works have been completed.

October

Belt drying plant has been installed on site and launched. On 3 October with equipment supplier AS Hekotek the final acceptance – delivery statement was signed. On October 6 the second project informative event was organized, in which Brocēni municipality deputies and personnel visited the plant. Project closing event will be organized along with the official opening of the plant. All other project planned activities are fully completed.

November

In November we continued work on collecting project implementation documentation for final report submission to LIDA.

December

Launch of modern complex - wood pellet production plant with cogeneration plant (CHP) matching the energy consumption.

Support

Investment and development Agency of Latvia

Latvijas investīciju un attīsības aģentūra

Norwegian Financial Mechanism

Norway Grants

Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia

Ekonomikas ministrija

SIA Pellet 4Energia

Kalnciema iela 207

LV-1046 Rīga

tel. +371 62 402 988

Norway Grants
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