Metro Vancouver’s Waste-to-Energy Facility is a 25MW biopower project. It is located in British Columbia, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 1988. Buy the profile here.


The project supplies enough clean energy to power 16,000 households.

Municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 1988.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to BC Hydro under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

MARTIN supplied steam boiler for the project.

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