Wednesday 25 May 2022 - 7:25:54 pm
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UAE begins waste-to-energy era

ABU DHABI, 25th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE, yesterday, began a new era of clean energy production and climate neutrality by producing the first kilowatt (KW) of energy from waste, through the inauguration of the Sharjah Waste-to-Energy Plant. The plant, the first of its kind in the region, will help turn nearly 300,000 tonnes of waste into energy annually, producing 30 megawatts (MW) of low-carbon electricity, enough to power nearly 28,000 homes in the UAE. The project will also help prevent the emission of...