Klaipeda Waste To Energy Plant is a 20MW biopower project. It is located in Klaipeda, Lithuania. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2013.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 20 20 Active Klaipeda, Lithuania


The project is currently owned by Fortum with a stake of 95%.

The project generates 380GWh of electricity. The project cost is $188.51m.

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

Development Status

The project got commissioned in April 2013.

Contractors Involved

AF-Consult was selected to render EPC services for the biopower project.

Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project.

Fisia Babcock Environment supplied steam boiler for the project. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 400Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 47bar.


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