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New Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
According to the international experts of the IPCC the temperature of the atmosphere will increase by 0.3-4.8°C until the end of this century compared to the pre-industrial level; the sea level will rise faster than expected: depending on the scenario by 26-82 cm until 2100.
Emission reduction has been the prime focus in the Waste-to-Energy (WtE) industry, in past decades. Maximum allowable emission limits have been reduced drastically. At present the standards for WtE emissions are lower than for almost all other industries. This fostered the development of new and improved technologies in the gas cleaning system.
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Recycling is gaining momentum every day across Iowa and around the country. More and more families are learning about the items that can be recycled at the curb. Recycling has even become a part of the curriculum at many area schools. Now Waste Management of Iowa is encouraging families and businesses to THINK GREEN® and recycle as part of the Box Tops for Education program.
CEWEP publishes the third edition of its report on the energy efficiency of Waste-to-Energy Plants (waste incineration with energy recovery) in Europe.
"The energy efficiency criterion (R1 formula) that was introduced in the Waste Framework Directive has proved to be an incentive for Waste-to-Energy plants in Europe to improve their Energy Efficiency", Ella Stengler, CEWEP’s Managing Director, stated on the occasion of the publication of the association’s third Energy Efficiency report.
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With the completion and commissioning of the Malchin food waste fermentation plant, its designer Entec Biogas GmbH of Austria, has obtained a further large-scale contract in this field of bio-gas technology. Planning is...
Fine-tuning the fire: Plant controls improve waste incinerator economics
Thermal waste incineration plants are generally characterized by strong fluctuations in fuel characteristics, such as calorific value and water content. To keep emissions low, furnace controls have to meet stringent design, parameter and...
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The First WtERT's Annual Meeting Europe took place 12-14 October 2010 in Brno, Czech Republic - Click here to see the photo gallery, download PDFs and more!
Sensor-Based Sorting 2014
11.3.2014, Eurogress Aachen, Germany
Africa Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition 2014
27.3.2014, Durban ICC, South Africa
3rd Conference Power-to-Gas
27.3.2014, CCD Süd Messe, Düsseldorf