Currently Trending: Biomass & MBT Investment

US$4,294 million worth of projects were covered by our researchers last week, including 19 new additions and 29 updates.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – UK WtE Plant

Development of an RDF-fuelled CHP plant

Groundbreaking is expected to take place on the site of a new combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Grangemouth, Scotland, after strategic development partners, Covanta and Green Investment Group, reached financial close.

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Weekly Projects Update – 49 new/updated projects, worth an estimated US$4,725m

In the week ending 9th November 2018, AcuComm added 20 new projects and updated 29 in the database. These have a combined estimated value of US$4,725 million.

There are now 5,508 active projects in the AcuComm database. These have an estimated value of US$359.6 billion.

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#Editor’sPick – WtE & Waste Management Facilities

UK – WtE Facility

Development of a 102 MWe gasification facility

Alternative Use Boston Projects Ltd is planning to develop a waste-to-energy (WtE) gasification facility on land adjacent to a biomass plant which is currently under construction at Riverside Industrial Estate.

The facility will produce 102 MW of electricity, of which 80 MW will be supplied to the National Grid.

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France – Waste Management Facility

Redevelopment to include WtE, sorting and SRF facilities

Veolia will be continuing operations at the Couëron Waste Treatment and Recovery Center (CTVD) after renewing its contract last month. As a result, the company will be undertaking €45 million worth of capital works including:

  • WtE plant
  • Collection sorting centre
  • Solid recovered fuel (SRF) production unit

Upgrades at the facility will increase energy production and mean that 100% of the waste collected from household selective sorting is recovered.

Catch up on the latest from this project.

AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Austria Biomass Plant

Supply of a biomass boiler plant

Urbas Energietechnik has been commissioned to supply and install an additional biomass boiler plant at Hasslacher Norica Timber’s plant in Sachsenburg.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Australia Waste Collection System

Installation of a waste collection system

A spokesperson for Envac, the equipment supplier for a waste collection system project in Maroochydore, Queensland, has advised AcuComm that due to a delay with the total development plan, the installation of the system will now be complete towards the end of 2019 or beginning of 2020.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – Japan WtE Facility

Construction of a 160 tpd WtE facility

Hitachi Zosen is to develop and operate a new waste-to-energy (WtE) facility in Tsuruoka, Yamagata Prefecture, which is expected to be completed in March 2021.

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AcuComm’s Daily Full Access Project – US Biosolids Facility

Development of a biosolids handling facility

A biosolids handling facility is to be developed in either Saratoga or Albany County. The project is at the early stages currently, but if approved, will involve the anaerobic digestion of biosolids to create methane gas.

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Global Waste Investment Fact File: United Arab Emirates

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AcuComm’s Chief Data Analyst, Andy Crofts, gives us a round-up of this week’s chosen country focus for the Global Waste Investment Fact File.

 

Next up in our series of Global Waste Investment Fact Files is the United Arab Emirates edition. As of February 2018. AcuComm was listing 34 projects in the country. These have a total value of US$3,090 million or US$91 million each.

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