Australia's first thermal waste to energy project under construction

CONSTRUCTION of Australia’s first thermal waste-to-energy plant, touted Perth’s answer to growing waste management problem, is now under construction and will be operational by 2021.

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Artist impression of the thermal waste-to-energy facility in Kwinana. Image Obtained: Avertas

 
The A$668 million facility, named Avertas Energy, is based in Kwinana and will reduce landfill by 400,000 tonnes of waste per year - equivalent to 25% of Perth's post recycling rubbish.