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Energy production from waste increases

Energy production from waste increases Energy production of bioenergy and waste was 3% higher in the second quarter of 2017 compared with the same quarter in 2016. The figures are included in latest quarterly release of sector trends by the … Read More

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Government needs greater accountability over resources

Government needs greater accountability over resources The UK should establish bodies to oversee Government policy to boost resource efficiency and environmental responsibility, a major waste management conference has been told. Baroness Parminter, Liberal Democrat spokesperson in the House of Lords … Read More

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ESA: Ofgem Waste to Energy Cuts Make Mockery of Circular Economy

ESA: Ofgem Waste to Energy Cuts Make Mockery of Circular Economy The decision by the UK’s energy regulator Ofgem to reduce payments to small decentralised generators by almost 95% has been criticised by the Environmental Services Association. The decision by … Read More

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What 2017 holds for Energy from Waste in the UK

  What 2017 holds for Energy from Waste in the UK In a recent article published by Recycling & Waste World, Chris Holmes, head of waste and bioenergy at UK Green Investment Bank, examines what 2017 holds for the Energy … Read More

RDF exports

RDF exports at around 3m tonnes in 2016

RDF exports at around 3m tonnes in 2016 Environment Agency figures show that exports of waste derived fuels from England in 2016 have exceeded 3 million tonnes. Provisional figures released by the Agency for the period of January to November … Read More

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International W2E Market Bulletin November Round-Up

International W2E Market Bulletin November Round-Up The latest’s issue of International W2E Market Bulletin has been published. The RDF/SRF energy sector volatility continue caused by a lack of available spot tonnes and increasing demand in key markets. For RDF, shipments … Read More

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Anaerobic Digestion & Renewable Energy Industries Welcome UK Carbon Budget Decision

Anaerobic Digestion & Renewable Energy Industries Welcome UK Carbon Budget Decision The UK government has confirmed the Committee on Carbon Change’s recommended carbon budget, laying out a 57% reduction in carbon emissions from 1990 levels during 2027-32. Following the referendum … Read MoreRead More

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A Positive Outlook from Waste to Energy Operators

A Positive Outlook from Waste to Energy Operators The latest Waste-to-Energy industry barometer from analysts at Ecoprog has concluded that the business outlook of plant operators has continued to improve since last year, while technology suppliers are feeling the distress. … Read MoreRead More

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International W2E Market Bulletin July Round-Up

 International W2E Market Bulletin July Round-Up The latest’s issues of International W2E Market Bulletin have been published. The cost of renewables is falling, by 2040 more than $7.80 trillion will be invested in renewable and waste-to-energy power generation worldwide, out … Read MoreRead More

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EdF Subsidiary Acquires Waste-to-Energy Plant; UK Landfill Tax Arb; RDF-SRF Spread Widens

EdF Subsidiary Acquires Waste-to-Energy Plant; UK Landfill Tax Arb; RDF-SRF Spread Widens The latest’s issues of International W2E Market Bulletin have been published.  European RDF enquiries are slowing down, going into the summer period, as demand is limited to Poland … Read More