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Royal visitor for Veolia’s £60 million waste-to-energy plant

United Kingdom – Her Royal Highness Princess Anne has officially opened the £60 million Battlefield energy recovery facility at Shrewsbury…

Low-energy recycling of wind turbine blades

United States – In the USA, Washington State University (WSU) has joined forces with Seattle-based Global Fiberglass Solutions Inc. (GFS)…

Recovering rare earths from fluorescent and energy-saving lamps

Belgium – Chemists from Belgium’s KU Leuven university have developed a process based on ionic liquid technology for the recycling…

UAE launches ‘clean energy’ initiative

United Arab Emirates – The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) in the United Arab Emirates has signed a…

UK county shoots down waste-to-energy deal

United Kingdom – Norfolk county councillors in the UK have decided to pull the plug on a controversial £500 million…

Metals recovery JV targets waste-to-energy process

The Netherlands – Dutch metals recovery technology specialist Inashco has established a joint venture with US firm Wheelabrator Technologies Inc….

DIY recycling the most energy efficient

United States – A study by Michigan Technological University in the USA has revealed that turning commonplace plastic scrap into…

Slower growth in waste-to-energy market?

Global – There are approaching 2200 waste incineration plants worldwide, with 180 more set to be added by 2017. However,…

World-wide waste-to-energy market ready for take-off

Global – The global waste-to-energy (WTE) market will reach US$ 7.4 billion in 2013, according to a new study by…

CAER’s ranks boosted by Covanta Energy

United States – Another major player, Covanta Energy, has joined the newly-founded Coalition For American Electronics Recycling (CAER) – an…

Energy Globe Award again for JARA

Fiji – The Japan Automotive Recyclers Association (JARA) has won the Energy Globe National Award for the second year in…