The investment environment for waste to energy development in key regions-

11 March 2021 10:30 - 11:10

Europe - Susan Goeransson, Director, Head of Infrastructure Europe, Sustainable Infrastructure Group, EBRD, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Driven by a combination of domestic and wider EU policies, a number of regions are upgrading their waste management and treatment infrastructure, attracting investment into circular economy, waste treatment and waste to energy solutions.  Which regions look most attractive for investment and what financing structures achieve success?    Are most projects municipal based, or is there space for merchant developments?

United Arab Emirates and the Middle East  - Hamza Al Jefri General Manager of Sharjah Waste-to-Energy Company

APAC -
Lars Kruse, Director, Markets & Projects APAC, COWI

Susan Goeransson, Director, Head of Infrastructure Europe, Sustainable Infrastructure Group, EBRD, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Lars Kruse, Director, Markets & Projects APAC, COWI

Hamza Al Jefri, General Manager, Waste to Energy, , Masdar Clean Energy, Masdar

Patrick Clerens, Secretary General, ESWET; Session chair