Abu Dhabi Waste To Energy Project is an 80MW biopower project. It is planned in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is being developed by Hitachi Zosen Inova, Marubeni and Tadweer Group. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 1,100,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The process of combustion will be adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Municipal solid waste will be used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Emirates Water and Electricity under a power purchase agreement for a period of 30 years.

Contractors involved

ALEC Engineering and Contracting and Butec SAL are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the biopower project.

Hitachi Zosen Inova and Tadweer Group are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About Hitachi Zosen Inova

Hitachi Zosen Inova AG (HZI), a subsidiary of Hitachi Zosen Corp, is a renewable energy company that generates energy from waste disposal. The company offers services such as engineering and design, erection and repair, installation and assembly, operation and maintenance, laboratory service, spare parts management and retrofit services. It also provides turnkey solutions including environmental management, project and risk management, plant design, quality management and scheduling. The company offers thermal and biological treatment of residual waste, steam and power, anaerobic digestion, and flue gas treatment. HZI is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

About Marubeni

Marubeni Corp (Marubeni) is an integrated trading and investment business that operates through its domestic and overseas subsidiaries. The company provides various products and commodities such as marine products, chemicals, energy, metals and minerals, machinery, textiles, forest products and general merchandise, and pulp and paper. It also offers finance, logistics, development and construction services. The company explores transports, stores and markets natural resources. Marubeni provides insurance and reinsurance funds, and Japan real estate investment trust management and property management services, and operates transportation infrastructure projects. It has operations across North America, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Oceania. Marubeni is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

About Tadweer Group

Tadweer Group, a subsidiary of ADQ, is an environmental services provider for waste management specializes in providing recycling waste and turning it into resources and energy, developing new technologies, and enhancing waste separation and collection systems. The company is headquartered in Abu Dhabi,the UAE.

This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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