Background The Loeches Environmental Recycling Complex (CMR) is located to the north of the municipality of Loeches, in the east of the Autonomous Community of Madrid. The Complex will serve the 31 municipalities affiliated to the Mancomunidad del Este (Eastern Madrid Association of Municipal Councils). The Complex was built on a...
Due to the concentration of population in the metropolitan area, the Bogota River currently suffers from significant pollution issues due to the reception of waters from the Salitre, Fucha and Tunjuelo tributaries, which turns the Bogota River into a dead river in certain sections. To mitigate this problem, the CAR...
The production of Solid Recovered Fuels (SRF) and Refuse Derived Fuels (RDF) is a strategic component of integrated waste management policy. It also forms part of energy strategy and the fight against climate change. The preparation of SRF/RDF from reject basically involves subjecting this reject to treatment to create...
  LIFE4FILM and LIFE PLASMIX In this report, we will describe the different stages and processes of two European LIFE projects based in Granada in which FCC is participating as project coordinator. The initial classification stages of the two LIFE projects will take place at the Ecocentral Granada complex (Alhendín). The...
Our ongoing objective is to make FuturENVIRO the leading publication in the waste management and recovery market and, like last year, our Technical Guides provide a consultation reference for experts in the recycling industry. We begin this year with our, by now, consolidated and much consulted Guide to Stationary & Mobile...
Gestamp Biomass and FPT Energia e Ambiente have developed two biomass power plants located in Fundão and Viseu, in Portugal, each with an installed capacity of 15 MWe. Marguerite Fund, the pan-European fund headquartered in Luxemburg, acquired a 90% stake in the project in 2017, while the remaining 10%...
The Spanish National Water Quality Plan (PNCA) features a number of actions that seek to achieve full compliance with Directive 91/271/EEC on urban wastewater treatment, as well as achieving the target of good ecological status set out in the Water Framework Directive. The Casaquemada WWTP, located in the municipal...
  Maynilad Water Services Inc. (MWSI), provider of water and wastewater services to the 17 cities and municipalities that make up the western area of Greater Manila, awarded the contract for the plant to a consortium composed of ACCIONA Agua and local companies Jardine Electric Control Philippines (JECP) and Frey...
This facility is the property of the Consorcio para la Gestión de los RSU del Baix Vinalopó and is operated under a concession contract by the UTE URBAHORMAR consortium made up of URBASER, with a 65% participation, and Constructora Hormigones Martínez, CHM, with a 35% stake. The Baix Vinalopó Municipal...
The Curtis-Teixeiro biomass plant is one the most important renewable energy projects in Europe. Greenalia will invest €135 million in the plant and the construction work is being carried out by a joint venture made up of Acciona Industrial and Imasa Ingeniería y Proyectos. Under the terms of the...