APPLICATION OF INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL SYSTEM FOR BIOGAS POWER GENERATION COMMISSIONING AT PTPN V KAMPAR PALM OIL MILL

Authors

  • Arya Bhaskara Adiprabowo Pusat Teknologi Sumberdaya Energi dan Industri Kimia, Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi
  • Bambang Muharto Pusat Teknologi Sumberdaya Energi dan Industri Kimia, Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi
  • Hana Nabila Anindita Pusat Teknologi Sumberdaya Energi dan Industri Kimia, Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi
  • Nur Azimah Salehah Balai Besar Teknologi Kekuatan Struktur, Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi
  • Dwi Husodo Prasetyo PTSEIK BPPT
  • Semuel Pati Senda PTSEIK BPPT
  • Muhamad Rodhi Supriyadi PTSEIK BPPT
  • Nesha Adeliaa PTSEIK BPPT
  • Bayu Samodra B2TKE BPPT

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.29122/mipi.v14i1.3865

Abstract

Biogas Power Plant (PLT) from palm oil mill effluent had been commissioned by a team from the Center of Technology for the Energy Resources and Chemical Industry, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (PTSEIK-BPPT). The biogas power plant is located in PTPN V Kampar, Riau Province. A PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) has been implemented to support the operation of biogas power plant. Proper sensor selection has been done for each measurement applications. A computer and mimic panel is used as an interface for the operation of PLC. The master control system communicates with the slave control systems and Human Machine Interface (HMI) by means of ethernet communication protocol. Commissioning phase is carried out for 2 hours with a load of 450 kW. Instrumentation and control system is able to measure important variables such as fluctuation in methane numbers, pressures, and biogas flow rate to check the suitability of biogas supply in accordance to gas engine specification.

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Published

2020-04-30