The Marmentino cogeneration plant for the production of electricity and heat for residential use is situated in Alta Val Trompia, in the province of Brescia, at an altitude of 875 m asl and has been in operation since December 2012. The plant fires the district heating network in the municipal district of Marmentino (villages of Ville, Dosso and Ombriano), made up of two pipelines (delivery / return) with a total length of about 13.4 km (only 40% active). The plant is fired by virgin wood biomass from the short supply chain and produces electricity, all of which is sold to the grid.


The Marmentino plant

  • Thermal capacity: 5.5 MW
  • Electrical capacity: 1 MW
  • Length of network: 13.4 km
  • Users connected: 16
  • CO2 emissions avoided with respect to 2013: 4,000t CO2eq (98%)


Central location of cogeneration: S. P. 53 – Fraz. Dosso – Marmentino (BS)

Plant office number: 030 9228106