Waste-to-energy - RDFs News

Our online environmental magazine offers you the latest news on new products, projects, innovation, leading companies and all current news on the waste-to-energy sector and Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF). Energy recovery as a key element of the circular economy, innovation and digitisation in the waste-to-energy sector. We cover and provide news on all matters related to the waste-to-energy sector, as an indispensable cornerstone of sustainable development and pillar of the 2030 Agenda.

Organic waste heavyweights collaborate in sophisticated aerobic digestion projects

Bath-headquartered Advetec has treated a variety of waste and effluent, since it was established in 2000. But keen to develop a more homogenous product for optimal digestion rates, the business reached out to UNTHA...

BALEARES. TARGET: TO MANAGE 800,000 TONNES OF WASTE PER ANNUM IN A DIFFERENT WAY

Baleares was the only Autonomous Community lacking a Waste Act. Recently, the Parliament of the Balearic Islands passed the Balearic Islands Waste and Contaminated Lands Act. This pioneering legislation at national level in Spain,...

Decree passed to modify Integrated Waste Plan in Autonomous Community of Valencia

The Regional Cabinet of Valencia has passed a Decree to modify Decree 81/2013, which ratified the Integrated Waste Plan of the Autonomous Community of Valencia (PIRCV). Highlights of the new PIRCV include a “pay as...

FCC Environment will build and operate in the United Kingdom one of the largest...

FCC Environment (the British subsidiary of the Environmental Services area of the FCC Group) and the Danish fund Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), holding a 40% and 60% share, respectively, have signed today the financial...

Madrid’s three public universities to set up Circular Economy Innovation Centre

Under the terms of the memorandum, the City Council and the three academic institutions have committed to the development of a common sustainability strategy for the city of Madrid. This will have impacts on...

Asturias to have new rest fraction sorting facility and SRF plant by 2023

On Friday last, the Regional Minister of Infrastructure, Territorial Planning and Environment of the Principality of Asturias, Fernando Lastra, chaired a Cogersa board meeting in which it was agreed to award a contract for...

FCC Environment starts its non-recyclable waste incineration and energy export operations at the Edinburgh...

FCC Environment started its non-recyclable waste incineration operations at the Millerhill energy recovery and recycling centre in November, serving the communities of Edinburgh and Midlothian. The turbine was synchronised during December, and the first...

Compact biogas plants for livestock waste management in Galicia

  Gestión del Valor y Soluciones, S.L recently presented the results of the PLANTADAC: Compact Biogas Plant project at the Edificio Citexvi on the University of Vigo Campus. The project, which commenced in 2016, was...

Valorization of Sewage Sludge by Hydrothermal Carbonization

Last November a new research project was signed between MIT and FERROVIAL S.A. The title being “Utilization of sewage sludge to design, produce and characterize carbon-based materials through hydrothermal processing and computational modeling” During the...

Waste-to-Energy’s contribution to the “Long-term EU greenhouse gas emissions reductions strategy”

GHG emissions from waste management have shown a strong decrease, in particular thanks to the development of recycling and other recovery processes, including Waste-to-Energy. This has led to increased landfill diversion and a subsequent...