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Ford EfW plans pulled after snub

Ford EfW plans pulled after snub

UK: New plans for the facility are due to be submitted in the “near future”, according to the developers

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Council to reprocure EfW plant contract

Council to reprocure EfW plant contract

UK: Council will decide on measures next week, which would also see it bring a number of waste-related services in-house

Wood and Eqtec sign collaboration agreement

Wood and Eqtec sign collaboration agreement

Deal covers promoting the production of bioSNG and hydrogen from waste feedstocks

EfW needs to put the U in CCUS - Dr Adam Read

EfW needs to put the U in CCUS - Dr Adam Read

The utilisation element of carbon capture is a “crucial” one that the energy-from-waste sector must get right as projects develop, says Dr Adam Read

Dutch EfWs processing more waste despite import tax

Dutch EfWs processing more waste despite import tax

Businesses ARN, Attero, AVR and EEW say they are processing more not less waste since tax launched, while more UK waste has been landfilled as a result of increased costs

Waste authority calls for recycling to be made compulsory

Waste authority calls for recycling to be made compulsory

The authority also called for all new UK-based EfW plants to be mandated to use the same SCR technology as its plant will be equipped with

Ford EfW gets thumbs down from planners ahead of meeting

Ford EfW gets thumbs down from planners ahead of meeting

UK: Developers' plans have been recommended for refusal in a blow for the project, which would be the second joint venture between Viridor and Grundon

Covid has shaped ‘new’ waste-export market in Europe - Geminor

Covid has shaped ‘new’ waste-export market in Europe - Geminor

Falling amounts of RDF for export, from the UK in particular, is creating opportunities for new markets to supply under-capacity EfW plants

EnviTec and Balance to work together on bioLNG

EnviTec and Balance to work together on bioLNG

Germany: Companies have established a joint venture to market the “CO2-free fuel for commercial and heavy-duty transport as an independent supplier”

Rival Dutch firm emerges as ‘preferred bidder’ for AEB

Rival Dutch firm emerges as ‘preferred bidder’ for AEB

Netherlands: AEB was officially put up for sale earlier this year, and there are three bidders with AVR leading the chase

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EWB Insight report: October 2021

EWB Insight report: October 2021

This month: CCUS and BECCS take off in the UK, the world’s first project to convert a coal-fired plant to waste hangs in the balance, pellet production at WKE’s first facility slips into next year and a full facilities round-up

EWB Insight report: September 2021

EWB Insight report: September 2021

This month: UK’s district heating market comes of age, Essex is still landfilling after EfW deal fails and EWB investigates Aviva’s problems stemming from the development of three biomass-gasification plants. And the usual facilities round-up

EWB Insight report: August 2021

EWB Insight report: August 2021

This month: 700,000t/yr EfW deal effectively awarded, no appeal over non-inclusion of EfW in EU ETS, Veolia highlights energy importance of EfW, and the usual facilities round up

EWB Insight report: July 2021

EWB Insight report: July 2021

This month: EfW continues to attract investor interest, Fortum Oslo Varme’s CCS project rejects EC criticism and legal action over Surrey’s waste gasification plant moves forward. Also read our full facilities round up

Are smaller decentralised EfW solutions the way forward for the UK?

Are smaller decentralised EfW solutions the way forward for the UK?

Simon Webb, managing director of Tidy Planet Energy, shares his thoughts on the role that more localised solutions can play in the evolution of embracing a more circular economy, along with the benefits they also bring to the UK’s waste, recycling and recovery landscape

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