TAQA To Build Waste-To-Energy Demo Plant
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) announced on 1 April that it will build a waste-to-energy demonstration facility on Dalma Island, in cooperation with Abu Dhabi’s Center for Waste Management (CWM). TAQA said the unit will produce 1-2mw of electricity, enough to power more than 200 households. Waste from Dalma Island is currently shipped 32km to the mainland for burying in landfill sites.