Repi waste to energy plant completed
Repi waste to energy plant, the first of its kind in the Africa, has been completed and is set to be inaugurated on Sunday, August 18, 2018.
The project consumed 2.6 billion birr so far and it will have the capacity to provide 185 Giga Watts Hour (GWh) of electricity per year, crushing 1,400 tons of solid waste on a daily basis.
During its lifecycle, the project will create jobs for 1,300 Ethiopians and 286 foreign experts.
The waste to energy plant was constructed by the UK based Cambridge Industries Ltd.