Waste-to-Energy Plants in Poland
Bialystok EFW
Location: Podlaskie
Operator: PUHP LECH Spolka zoo
Configuration: 1 X 8.6 MW CHP
Operation: 2015
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Keppel
T/G supplier: Ekol
EPC: Grontmij Polska, Budimex SA, Keppel Seghers, ESPA Cia Espanola de Servicios Publicos Auxiliares SA
Quick Facts: This project serves Bialystok and nine neighboring municipalities and will consume about 80% of the area's MSW. The EPC contract for this project was signed on 31 Aug 2012 and the plant completed on 31 Dec 2015 to schedule. The cost was Zl 652mn, of which Zl 210mn came from EU funds. Thermal capacity is 17.5 MWt.

Photograph courtesy of www.inzynierbudownictwa.pl
Posted 22 Jan 2016

Bydgoszcz EFW
Location: Kujawsko-Pomorskie
Operator: ProNatura Sp Zoo
Configuration: 1 X 13 MW CHP
Operation: 2015
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: TME
T/G supplier: Depretto, NIDEC ASI
Quick Facts: The EPC and equipment contract for the two-line Bydgoszcz WTE project was awarded in Oct 2012 and the plant was granted an operating permit in Nov 2015. Design throughput is 180,000 tpy of MSW. Thermal capacity is 27.7 MWt.

Photograph courtesy of AECOM
Posted 28 Aug 2016

Krakow ZTPO
Location: Malopolskie
Operator: Krakowski Holding Komunalny SA
Configuration: 1 X 11 MW CHP
Operation: 2016
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Doosan
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: Posco E&C
Quick Facts: This project cost aout $250mn (incl VAT) and was handed oevr on 27 Jun 2016 as the largest such facility in Poland. Design througput is 220,000 tpy of MSW. Thermal capacity is 35 MWt.

Photograph courtesy of Posco E&C
Posted 5 Jul 2016

Poznan IPTOK
Location: Wielkopolskie
Operator: SUEZ Zielona Energia Sp zoo
Configuration: 1 X 17.6-MW CHP
Operation: 2016
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: HZI
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: HZI, Hochtief
Quick Facts: In Apr 2013, Sita Zielona Energia, a JV of Sita Polska and Maguerite Fund, was awarded a 25yr BOO contract by Poznan city for this 2-line EfW plant. Design throughput is 216,000t of MSW/yr. Thermal capacity is 63 MWt, which is used for district heating. An adjacent treamtment processes ash for material recovey

Photograph courtesy of HItach Zosen INOVA
Posted 21 Apr 2017

Location: Warszawa
Operator: MPO
Configuration: 1 X 2.4 MW CHP
Operation: 2000
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator supplier: Kruger
T/G supplier: Fincantieri
EPC: Budimex SA
Quick facts: This was Poland's first WTE plant. Municipal waste company Zakład Unieszkodliwiania Stałych Odpadow Komunalnych formed an SPV called Eko Sp zoo develop the project in Targowek dist. Work began in Jun 1997 and the plant completed in Mar 2000. The plant was taken over by Miejskie Przedsiebiorstwo Oczyszczania (MPO) w m.st Warszawie Sp zoo in Dec 2011. Throughput is about 130,000 tpy of MSW.

Photograph by Duzy Bartek (wikipedia)
Posted 18 Jan 2017


Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 21-Apr-2017