Delfzijl Waste to Enegy Power Plant is a 49.9MW biopower project. It is located in Groningen, Netherlands. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in February 2010.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 49.9 49.9 Active Groningen, Netherlands EEW Energy from Waste


The project is developed and owned by EEW Energy from Waste.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Refuse which is a kind of municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in February 2010.

About EEW Energy from Waste

EEW Energy from Waste GmbH (EEW), a subsidiary of Beijing Enterprises Holdings Ltd, generates and produces energy from waste and sewage sludge. The company transforms the energy and provides it in the form of district heating for residential areas, process steam for industrial plants, and electricity. It offers waste acceptance services. EEW’s portfolio includes thermal waste treatment, sewage sludge recycling, waste disposal, energy generation, and material flow management plants. The company serves companies, municipalities and individuals. It operates plants in Germany, Poland and the Netherlands. EEW is headquartered in Helmstedt, Lower Sachsen, Germany.


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