Next up in our series of Global Waste Investment Fact Files is the Poland edition. AcuComm currently lists 26 waste projects in the country, with a total value of US$2,306 million, or US$89 million each.
Key points from this Fact File:
- WtE incineration is the leading project type, accounting for US$1,618 million or 70% of the total. The remainder comprises mixed facilities, recycling, waste processing and MBT.
- The total estimated capacity of these projects is 4.6 million tonnes. This is equal to 177,465 per project on average.
- This capacity it equal to 45% of Poland’s estimated annual waste generation, at 10.3 million tonnes or 272kg per person.
- Waste investments totalling US$1,159 million are expected to become operational over the next few years. This is expected to peak in 2018 at US$483 million.
If you would like to see the Poland-based projects we have in our database, click here.