Waste-to-Energy Plants in Portugal
CVE Ilha Terceira
Location: Azores
Operator: TERAMB
Configuration: 1 X 2.5 MW
Operation: 2016
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: TME
T/G supplier: Pasch
EPC: TME, Aster
Quick Facts: A €29.7mn contract for this WTE project was awarded to TME SpA in Oct 2013 and signed in Jan 2014. This wsa mostly funded by the EC. Design throughput is 40,000 tpy of MSW. Commissioning began in Oct 2015.

Photograph courtesy of www.cmah.pt
Posted 8 Oct 2016

Lipor-II
Location: Portugal
Operator: Porto
Configuration: 1 X 25 MW
Operation: 1999
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: CNIM
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: Ramboll
Quick Facts: The Porto region has about 1mn inhabitants and produces about 480,000 tpy of MSW.

Photograph courtesy of Lipor
Posted 14 Jan 2006

Madeira
Location: Madeira
Operator: ETRSU Madeira
Configuration: 1 X 8.1 MW
Operation: 2003
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: Lurgi
T/G supplier: ??
Quick Facts: The plant has a semidry scrubber and SNCR.

Photograph courtesy of STEAG
Posted 16 Oct 2005

   

Valorsul
Location: Lisbos
Operator: Valorsul SA
Configuration: 1 X 50 MW
Operation: 1999
Fuel: refuse
Boiler/incinerator system supplier: FW
T/G supplier: Dresser, Jeumont
EPC: FW
Quick Facts: The plant has three trains and capacity is 2,000mt/day of MSW. Emissions controls include a baghouse and semidry scrubber from ABB plus SNCR. Contract was awarded in Nov 1995.

Photograph courtesy of Valorsul SA
Posted 20 Oct 2005

Abbreviations

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

Updated 04-Nov-2016

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