Mussafah Waste To Energy Project is a 90MW 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 announced 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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The project is being developed and currently owned by Emirates Water and Electricity.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 22,500 households, to offset 1,500,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

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.

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About Emirates Water and Electricity

Emirates Water and Electricity Co (EWEC), a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Energy Co, is a utility service provider that supplies water and electricity. The utility provides a reliable supply of power and water to consumers using robust analytical models and in-depth analysis. It develops water and electricity generation facilities by investing in renewable technologies. The utility partners with Taweelah B Plant, UAN Plant, Taweelah A1 Plant, Fujairah F1 IWPP, Shuweihat S1 IWPP, Shuweihat S2 IWPP, MIPCO, Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, Shams 1 (CSP), Masdar PV and Shuweihat S3 IWPP, among others. EWEC is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the UAE.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.