Wheelabrator Technologies creates renewable energy from everyday residential and business waste.
Wheelabrator Technologies is the second largest US waste-to-energy business and is an industry leader in the conversion of everyday residential and business waste into renewable baseload energy. Wheelabrator currently has a platform of 24 strategically located assets across the US and UK —19 waste-to-energy facilities (one under construction), one waste fuel facility as well as four ash monofills. We also recover metals for recycling at two advanced metals recovery systems and one central upgrade facility.
Wheelabrator currently has an annual waste processing capacity of over 8.3M tonnes (9.2M tons), and a total combined electric generating capacity of 619MW (gross) — creating enough energy to power 700,000 US homes. Wheelabrator also recovers metals for recycling into commercial products. The company’s vision to develop, deliver and realize the potential of clean energy speaks to Wheelabrator’s ongoing commitment to the development of clean energy solutions for its customers and local communities. Wheelabrator UK is the fourth largest UK waste-to-energy business and currently has an annual waste processing capacity of over 2.2M tonnes (2.4M tons), and a total combined electric generating capacity of 245MW (gross) — enough energy to power more than 500,000 UK homes. Wheelabrator is owned by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, a business within the Macquarie Asset Management division of Macquarie Group and a global alternative asset manager focused on real estate, infrastructure, and agriculture and energy assets. For more on Wheelabrator, please visit www.wtienergy.com. In the UK, visit www.wtienergy.co.uk.