Punta Cana Waste To Energy Project is a 26MW biopower project. It is planned in La Altagracia, Dominican Republic. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 26 26 Announced La Altagracia, Dominican Republic Grupo Energetico del Este


The project is being developed and currently owned by Grupo Energetico del Este.

The project cost is expected to be around $79.288m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

About Grupo Energetico del Este

Grupo Energetico del Este SRL (GEDE) generates electricity from renewable sources such as biomass. GEDE is headquartered in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.


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