The Business Case
There are a number of factors which need to be considered when establishing whether a biomass scheme will be economically viable. In many instances, the business case can be compelling with projects achieving payback at the investment term and then generating a profit for the duration of the scheme’s design life.
It is essential that when bringing a biomass project to market that there is a robust, detailed business case which accurately takes into account the whole-life costs associated with the project.
Financial considerations fall into 3 main categories: