Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market

Global Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market Analysis and Opportunity Assessment by Technology, Region, and Country – Forecast 2022 – 2032

The market is expected to generate an incremental $ opportunity of US$ 36,920.8 Mn between 2022 and 2032

Category: Clean Energy & Power Published Date : October 2022 ID: CVC-00330 Format: PDF Pages: 270

Global Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market Size Analysis

According to a research survey conducted by ChemView Consulting, in 2022, the Global Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market was worth US$ 32,414.6 Mn and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.9% over the forecast period. While the historical CAGR is 6.3%, the market is expected to hit US$ 69,335.4 Mn by 2032 end.

Garbage to energy is a process that turns waste into energy, reducing reliance on fossil fuels like coal for energy production. Garbage to power is a sustainable way to keep debris out of landfills and limit the release of methane gas. It also prevents waste from entering landfills and reduces carbon dioxide emissions. These facilities employ a boiler to burn trash or create steam, which is then used to produce energy. The waste-to-energy process reduces air pollution by eliminating pollutants from gas combustion and preventing them from entering the chimney.

Market Dynamic


An effective and environmentally friendly way to treat garbage is through waste to energy, which creates heat that can provide electricity. These waste-to-energy facilities may cut waste by 95% to 96% while also keeping it out of landfills. These facilities offer several advantages and eliminate hazardous waste, including medical waste.

The use of waste-to-energy technology has several benefits, including the generation of heat and power, effective metal recycling, efficient waste management, a reduction in waste, the prevention of the production of methane gas and harmful greenhouse gases, better control over noise and odor during the decomposition process, minimal pollution, and the non-contamination of groundwater. It is predicted that all of these advantages will increase demand for waste-to-energy markets during the projected period.


The construction of the necessary infrastructure, operational costs, waste management, segregation costs, and other charges make the setup of waste-to-energy facilities, notably the incineration plant, expensive. Additionally, since incinerator facilities need regular maintenance, which is anticipated to slow the market’s growth during the projected period, qualified professionals and devoted staff are necessary to manage them.

Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market

Market Segments Covered in Report

By Technology:

  • Thermal
    • Incineration
    • Gasification
    • Pyrolysis
  • Biological

By Region and Country:

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of Latin America)
  • Europe (Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia & New Zealand, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • Middle East (Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, Rest of Middle East)
  • Africa (South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Rest of Africa)

Segment-Wise Analysis

Why does the thermal segment likely to remain highly sought-after?

The thermal segment held the highest revenue share, with thermal incineration technology playing a significant role in revenue development. The growth factor for thermal conversion techniques is their relatively easy operation and simple process. Because thermal treatment of garbage allows for the complete combustion of gases emitted from the waste, it provides a sustainable alternative for contemporary cities.

Thermal incinerators provide several advantages over conventional incinerators, including reducing trash volume and greenhouse gas emissions while retaining energy. Incineration reduces waste to 10% of its original volume and offers a practical substitute for conventional power by producing renewable energy for uses like district heating. In addition, reusing bottom ash and metal increases this method’s wealthiest advantages.

Region-Wise Analysis

The regions analyzed for the market include North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa.

  • Europe’s waste-to-energy market had a market share of 37.2% and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.3%. An increase in government programs to support waste-to-energy projects and lower the emission of harmful gases is largely responsible for this growth.
  • Due to rising consumer awareness of environmental preservation and climate change, North America held a significant market share. Furthermore, it is projected that the rate of implementation of waste-to-energy facilities throughout the region will grow due to the government’s increased emphasis on the integration and enhanced utilization of clean electricity generation sources.

Competition Analysis

Players in the industry are concentrating on R&D initiatives to lower the technical cost connected with waste-to-energy power plants. Only a small number of businesses use vertical integration to improve their services. To enhance their capacity for garbage solutions, corporations are expanding their facilities.

A list of some of the key suppliers present in the market are:

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Suez
  • Covanta Holding Corporation
  • China Everbright International Limited
  • Veolia
  • Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC
  • Ramboll Group A/S
  • Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.
  • Wheelabrator Technologies Inc
  • Xcel Energy Inc.

Global Waste-to-Energy Technologies System Market 2022-2032: Report Coverage and Highlights

  • Assessment of the historical and current market size (2017-2021), market projections (2022-2032), and its contribution to the parent market
  • Key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and key emerging trends impacting market growth
  • Predictions on critical supply, demand, and technological trends and changes in consumer behavior
  • Value chain analysis (list of manufacturers, distributors, end-users, average profitability margins, etc.)
  • Segment-wise, country-wise, and region-wise market analysis
  • Competition mapping, market share analysis, key strategies adopted by top players, and competitive tactical intelligence
  • Key product innovations and regulatory framework
  • Covid-19 impact on the market and how to navigate
  • Strategic market analysis and recommendations on crucial winning strategies
Research ScopeDetails
Forecast period2022-2032
Historical data available for2017-2021
Market analysisUSD Million for Value and Tons for Volume, and CAGR from 2022 to 2030
Key regions coveredNorth America, Latin America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Africa
Key countries coveredUS, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Germany, Italy, France, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, China, Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia & New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt
Key segments coveredBy Technology and Region
Customization scopeAvailable upon Request
Pricing and purchase optionsAvailable upon Request