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.
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.