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Dublin Waste to Energy

The Dublin Waste to Energy Facility converts waste that cannot be reused or recycled into clean energy

 

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Community Gain Fund Making Positive Impacts

We recognise the importance of being part of the wider community and have established a community gain fund that will have positive impacts on our neighbours.

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Welcome to Covanta Dublin

Located in Poolbeg, Dublin Port, the facility:

  • Annually diverts at least 600,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste from landfill
  • Generates enough electricity for up to 80,000 homes
  • Potential heating for 50,000 additional homes

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Safe, Environmentally Sound Operation

Learn about the state-of-the-art emissions control system at the Dublin Waste to Energy Facility.


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What’s coming from the stack?

Learn about the emissions control system and the steam plume coming from the stack.


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Frequently Asked Questions

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Why was the facility built?

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How is waste converted into energy?

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What are the emissions generated?

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How does the facility benefit the community?