GRACANICA, Bosnia (October 9,2008) - The first waste-to-energy plant in Bosnia was inaugurated in Gracanica yesterday. In the course of the week, several companies in this industrial zone will be provided with heat energy from this plant, during a test phase.
The company behind this project worth 15 million Bosnian Marks is Austrian Seges.
According to the Director of Eko-Toplana Gracanica, the entire industrial zone and the Luka residential area will be connected to the system by the end of 2008, and in the next two years the entire municipality will get heat from this plant running on biomass. Plans also exist to put up another plant which would run on solid waste.