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Fjernvarme Fyn and Fortum reveal CCS plan

Fjernvarme Fyn’s formerly coal-fired plant

Denmark: The companies have announced plans for a feasibility study into capturing CO2 from Europe’s largest hazardous waste-processing plant and biomass-fired heating production


Unifeeder switches London barges to biofuel

Unifeeder vessel Spirit on the Thames

UK: Tugs operating on the Thames have been converted to hydrogenated vegetable oil to cut emissions, building on a project launched last year

BioConstruct and Next Kraftwerke sign PPA for 86 biogas plants

A BioConstruct biogas plant

Germany: Deal covers the marketing of 40,000MWh of biogas-generated electricity and starts this year

Construction staff locked out of CNIM EfW build

An artist's impression of the plant

UK: EWB reported last year that problems for the plant’s builder CNIM had put the project a year behind its original schedule

Enfinium appoints ex-Viridor chief to its board

The company's West Brommich-based EfW plant is due ready in 2025

UK: New non-executive director to bring a wealth of experience having overseen Viridor’s EfW expansion

Mitsubishi ‘exploring’ UK-based plastic-to-hydrogen technology

Plastic waste being processed

Deal announced to “review and explore opportunities” to develop waste plastic-to-hydrogen facilities in Japan

Putting EfW into EU ETS pushes waste down the hierarchy - CEWEP

CEWEP managing director and EWB editorial panel member Dr Ella Stengler

CEWEP managing director and EWB editorial panel member Dr Ella Stengler looks at how plans to add EfW plants to the EU’s carbon market could affect the disposal of non-recyclable waste

Local authority confirms snub for CoGen EfW plant

An artist's impression of the plant

Wales-based development was turned down by the government last year

FCC wins £15m Buckinghamshire HWRC deal

Another HWRC

UK: Company also operates the Greatmoor EfW plant in the region

Norfolk denies deal with MVV for Wisbech EfW plant

MVV's Medworth EfW plant, which is planned for Wisbech

UK: Council leader issues angry response after being accused of putting profits before people

EWB Comment and Analysis

EWB insight report: November 2021

Viridor's Overwood EfW plant

This month: Scotland considers an EfW moratorium, the AEB sale progresses, Cory reveals the world’s largest decarbonisation project on an EfW plant, and why energy recovery needs to put the U in CCUS

EWB Insight report: October 2021

Drax is developing its own carbonn capture tech

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

Cory's EfW plant is supplied via the Thames and will now supply Vattenfall's heat network

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

An artist's impression of the EfW plant

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

Covanta's Rookery South EfW plant

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

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