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Seeking Heat in Sewage

Summary Excess energy in the sewer system can be recovered and used to heat buildings. Using this energy is an economical means of displacing natural gas and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, as demonstrated by the Southeast False Creek system in Vancouver. Municipalities in the Metro...

2A.2_Homenuke, Tokgoz.pdf

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EIB to finance construction of CHP plant in Sofia

Mario Tanev, See News Summary SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 19 (SeeNews) – The European Investment Bank said its board has approved a 45 million euro ($53 million) loan to Sofia municipality to finance the construction of a new combined heat and power (CHP) plant for the Bulgarian capital’s...

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Case Study - Operating a Gas Turbine on Syngas from Solid Municipal Waste

Speakers Ahmet Yontem, OPRA Turbines #AnnualConference #ConferenceProceeding #2014 #Sustainability #RenewableEnergy #Fuels #WastetoEnergy #GasTurbines #OPRATurbines #Syngas


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Considerations for a District Energy System based on Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), Case Study: North Loop District Energy System

Summary The Master Plan examines the technical and economic feasibility for a modern sustainable district energy system based on waste heat recovery from a nearby MSW power plant and expansion of existing NRG Minneapolis district energy system to serve heating and cooling needs of approximately...

3A.1_Dehbashi, Witchger.pdf

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Bridgeport CT Community Energy Thermal Network using Fuel cells and Waste-to-Energy

Summary This presentation discusses the Bridgeport, Connecticut story about creating a thermal network using fuel cells and waste-to-energy. Speaker Dan Donovan, NuPower #2015 #AnnualConference #ConferenceProceeding #CommunityEnergy #NuPowerThermal #Bridgeport #Connecticut ...


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CHP included in UK government funding announcement

Diarmaid Williams, Decentralized Energy Summary The UK’s energy minister Richard Harrington has confirmed that up to £557m will be made available for electricity projects in a Contracts for Difference (CfD) auction in Spring 2019, with combined heat and power set to benefit. “We’ve shown...

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Essex County Council offers biomass CHP opportunity

Bioenergy Insight Summary UK-based Essex County Council has announced plans to explore the delivery of a combined heat and power (CHP) biomass boiler facility to treat wood collected at its network of household recycling centres. The authority is currently seeking expressions of interest from...

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Next Generation WtE Developments

Summary The presentation will be focused on the newest developments in Waste to Energy enabling a true renewable energy market. New technology efficiently and conveniently converts Municipal Solid Waste and other waste streams into pathogen free, moisture free, hydrophobic, ultra-low sulfur...


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Digester gas CHP to lower costs and GHG using advanced controls

Summary This presentation discusses how DCWater reduced operating costs and energy costs by constructing a 15MW waste-to-energy CHP at their Blue Plains advanced waste water treatment facility located in Washington, DC. They successfully reduced biosolid volume by 50%, generated 30% of daily...


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Cities can find ample use for their waste

Saadallah Al Fathi, Gulf News Summary This year and for the eighth in a row, Vienna tops the Mercer quality of living survey where 230 cities worldwide are compared based on 39 criteria such as political, social, economic, and environmental factors. Environmental factors are major...