Cardiff Waste to Energy Facility is a 30MW biopower project. It is located in Wales, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2015.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 30 30 Active Wales, the UK


The project is currently owned by Viridor Waste Management.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 50,000 households. The project cost is $365.01m.

Cardiff Waste to Energy Facility is a combined heat and power (CHP) project. Municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2015.

Contractors Involved

Constructions Industrielles de la Mediterranee was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.

Valmet is the O&M contractor for the project for a period of 3 years.


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