18.12.2015, Bačka Topola Conclusions of a Feasibility Study „Fuel switch from gas to a straw-fired steam boiler plant for company Perutnina Ptuj-Topiko” were presented by its author Mr. Hermann Wieser to the Company Perutnina Ptuj-Topiko.

In the Feasibility Study is presented a concept of an installation of a new straw-fired steam boiler of 1,7 MWth on wheat, soya and corn straw to generate 5440 MWh of steam/year for processes within production.

Complete analysis of availability and prices of substrates within region, investment structure and evaluation of economic profitability with two possible funding programs (IPARD with 50% grant, and WeBSEFF with 5-10% grant) is shown.

Investment is feasible, great savings and environmental contribution are proven.