Facilities Management Middle East




Dubai Municipali­ty announced that 85% of Dubai Waste Management Centre (DWMC), the world’s largest waste-toenergy project, has been completed.


Located in Dubai’s Al Warsan area, the first-of-its-kind project will convert 45% of the emirate’s municipal waste into renewable energy once complete.


Once fully operationa­l, the plant’s renewable energy, generated from treating waste, will feed the local electricit­y grid with 215MWh of clean energy.

2,000 tonnes

It will process 2,000 tonnes of solid waste to produce 80MWh of renewable energy at this stage.

1,000 truckloads

The centre will receive around 1,000 truckloads of waste daily, with a capacity to accommodat­e 88 trucks per hour.

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