Power generation from waste increases 7.7% in 2020

The production of electricity from urban waste grew by 7.7%, CCEE reported on Monday (08/02). Last year, biogas thermal plants produced about 110.2 average MW per year, surpassing the 102.3 average MW mark in 2019. The CCEE points out that, although it has a small scale in the Brazilian electricity matrix, the expectation is that the segment may attract new investments. In the last five years, this sector increased its energy production by 162%.

Source: Energia Hoje