Next up in our series of Global Waste Investment Fact Files is the Taiwan edition. As of February 2018, AcuComm was listing six projects in the country. These have a total estimated value of US$168 million or US$28 million each.
Key points from this Fact File:
- Biogas is the leading project type, accounting for US$59 million or 35% of the total. This is followed by biofuel, accounting for US$48 million or 29% of the total.
- The total estimated capacity of these projects is 0.5 million tonnes. This is equal to 84,966 tonnes per project on average.
- This capacity is equal to 7% of Taiwan’s estimated annual waste generation at 7.4 million tonnes.
- Waste investments totalling US$83 million are expected to become operational over the next few years. This is currently expected to peak in 2020 at US$64 million.
Alternatively, you can explore AcuComm’s full list of projects in Taiwan.