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.

Suez and Renault sign a new agreement for the sustainable and efficient management of...

Suez and Groupe Renault have strengthened their industrial partnership by renewing the contract for the global management of waste from the French carmaker’s two production plants in Morocco, in Tangier and Somaca (Casablanca). The...

Zero waste to landfill, the ultimate objective of waste recovery

The Spanish Association of Energy Recovery from Municipal Solid Waste (AEVERSU) availed of World Environment Day (June 5) to remind people once again that zero waste to landfill is the main goal of energy...

Jundiz packaging sorting plant converts waste packaging to fuel

The Jundiz packaging waste sorting and separation plant, owned by the Provincial Council of Álava, has become the first plant in the Basque Country capable of converting packaging waste into fuel. Following investment of €428,747...

R&D&i in bulky waste recovery to provide profits of over €2,000 million per annum...

Despite breakthroughs in urban waste management that facilitate the circular economy, bulky waste continues to represent a recovery challenge. More than a 60% of the 19 million tonnes of waste furniture, mattresses, upholstery, textiles,...

European DIGESMART project on biogas digestate to produce fertilisers

After three years of research, the European DIGESMART demonstration project has developed a technological innovation in the anaerobic digestion process to enable the recovery of nutrients from the digestate of biogas plants in order...

Future organic waste applications: Biometa Congress

The head offices of the Área Metropolitana de Barcelona (AMB) hosted the Biometa Congress on May 11 and 12 of this year. The congress is a leading worldwide event that focuses on municipal waste...

COMSA Renovables and Electra Caldense supply thermal energy from biomass for domestic and industrial...

COMSA Renovables and Electra Caldense have entered into a cooperation agreement for the production and marketing of thermal energy from biomass for domestic and industrial use. In the projects to be undertaken within the framework...

Shredders installed at one of Finland’s largest waste-to-energy plant

Untha has installed a robust shredding system at a new facility in Leppävirta, Finland, as one of the country’s biggest waste-to-energy power plant edges another step closer to completion. Two XR3000 Ripper pre shredders and...

Energy recovery continues to grow in Europe

Energy recovery from the non-recyclable fraction of municipal waste continues to grow in Europe. From 2013 to 2014, waste-to-energy grew by 1%, from 26% al 27%, according to figures published by Eurostat. In Spain, energy...

GPA and SHL win international competition to design world’s largest waste-to-energy plant

The team of Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects and Gottlieb Paludan Architects has won an international competition to design the largest waste-to-energy plant in the world. Located on the mountainous outskirts of Shenzhen the new...