Global Waste Investment Fact File: Lithuania

In the Lithuania edition of our Global Waste Investment Fact File, we cover 25 projects in the country. These have a total value of US$2,031 million and US$81 million on average.

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Key points from this Fact File:

  • Incineration (with energy recovery) is the leading project type, accounting for US$1,306 million or 64% of the total. This is followed by waste processing, accounting for US$682 million or 34% of the total.
  • The total estimated capacity of these projects is 6.4 million tonnes. This is equal to 255,177 tonnes per project on average and 502% of Lithuania’s estimated annual waste generation.
  • Waste investments totalling US$1,445 million are expected to become operational over the next few years. This is currently expected to peak in 2020 at US$997 million.
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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Poland WtE Facility

Construction of a WtE facility

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced that it is funding part of a new waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in Olsztyn. Development consent and approval of the environmental impact assessment was granted in December 2015.

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#Editor’sPick – MBT & Biomass Facilities

Spain – MBT Facility

Construction of a mechanical biological treatment plant

It has been announced that Sacyr Environmental and Romero Polo will undertake the construction and operation of the municipal waste treatment centre in Segriá.

The 10-year contract involves the development and operation of a new mechanical biological treatment (MBT) plant and expansion of the existing landfill. The facility will treat more than 75,000 tonnes of waste and will be processed using state-of-the-art equipment.

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Japan – Biomass Plant

Construction of a 50 MW biomass plant

Toyo Engineering will soon start work on the construction of Equis Bioenergy’s new 50 MW biomass power plant in Toyama.

It will be fuelled by wood pellets, with all power generated being sold to Hokuriku Electric Power Company. Around 75,000 homes will be supplied with power as a result, saving over 47,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions each year.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Netherlands Recycling Plant

Development of a plastics up-cycling facility

Last month, Ioniqa announced that it will be building its first PET plastic up-cycling factory in Geleen. It will produce high-grade, pure PET raw material, which will be used to make new food packaging.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Germany AD Plant

Construction of an organic waste Kompogas plant

Hitachi Zosen Inova has revealed that it has been awarded a tender for the construction of a plug-flow anaerobic digester with gas conditioning. It will be installed at Entsorgungswirtschaft Soest’s composting plant in Anröchte.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Finland Biorefinery

Proposed development of a biorefinery

UPM has completed an environmental impact assessment (EIA) to determine the feasibility of a new biorefinery in Mussalo, Kotka. It is part of a pre-study phase that is expected to last a year.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Brazil Biomass Plant

Expansion of a bagasse-fuelled cogeneration plant

The Pitangueiras Açúcar e Álcool Ltda plant is to be expanded as part of a new project to optimise capacity and maximise energy generation.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Tajikistan Solid Waste Project & Landfill

Development of landfill and other facilities as part of a solid waste project

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has been approached for assistance in improving solid waste management operations in Vahdat.

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Global Waste Investment Fact File: India

In the India edition of our Global Waste Investment Fact File, we cover 189 waste projects that are currently active across the country. These projects have a total value of US$9,886 million and US$52 million on average.

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Key points from this Fact File

  • Incineration (with energy recovery) is the leading project type, accounting for US$3,755 million or 38% of the total. This is followed by waste processing, accounting for US$2,175 million or 22% of the total.
  • The total estimated capacity of these projects is 42.2 million tonnes. This is equal to 223,019 tonnes per project on average and 12% of India’s estimated annual waste generation.
  • Waste investments totalling US$7,118 million are expected to become operational over the next few years. This is currently expected to peak in 2021 at US$2,761 million.
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Weekly Projects Update – 41 new/updated projects, worth an estimated US$3,987m

In the week ending 5th October 2018, AcuComm added 13 new projects and updated 28 in our database. These have a combined estimated value of US$3,987 million.

This brings the total number of active projects to 5,422, with an estimated value of US$355.6 million.

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