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Construction starts on waste-to-energy plant in Lithuania - report

Renewables Now Kaunas project. Image by www.kogen.lt Summary Finnish energy group Fortum Oyj (HEL:FUM1V) and Lietuvos Energija have launched construction work on a waste-to-energy combined heat and power (CHP) project in Lithuania, the Baltic News Service reports. Full Article ...


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Green light for £100m Energy from Waste facility in Dundee

Scottish Construction Now Summary A £100 million investment into the future of waste disposal from Dundee and Angus will go ahead after a deal was finalised to provide a new energy from waste facility to replace the city’s current Baldovie incinerator. The project will preserve around 37...


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Discarded H&M clothing is fueling a Swedish power plant

Matt Hickman, Mother Nature Network Kraftvärmeverket, the largest combined heat and power plant in Sweden, includes a new, highly advanced waste-to-energy facility where recycled wood, household garbage and H&M clothing is burned. (Photo: Lasse Frederiksson/Mälarenergi') ...


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Denmark fires up its Copenhill power plant, with ski slopes set to open next year

Mike Chino, inhabitat Summary Six years ago, Bjarke Ingels Group unveiled plans for a ski slope power plant that could provide the city of Copenhagen with electricity, hot water, and a steady stream of recycled materials. It’s a wild design, and we never thought it’d see the light of...


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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...

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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...