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EBA highlights industrial wastewater sector’s biogas potential

EBA highlights industrial wastewater sector’s biogas potential

Paper shows it is possible to recover “around 142TWh of biogas” annually by processing industrial wastewater

Arc21 EfW plant’s electricity export ‘not an issue’, says Indaver

Arc21 EfW plant’s electricity export ‘not an issue’, says Indaver

NIE Networks has raised concerns over infrastructure related to exporting power from the facility, but developer says issue has already been dealt with

SEPA chief says cyber attack recovery will take years

SEPA chief says cyber attack recovery will take years

Scottish environmental watchdog might not be fully operational for two more years after a cyber attack last December

Call in confirmed for Uskmouth as Wales also reveals ‘immediate’ EfW moratorium

Call in confirmed for Uskmouth as Wales also reveals ‘immediate’ EfW moratorium

Confusion remains on whether the new policy applies to projects currently in the planning process or is a ban on those yet to apply for consent

Biodiesel producers call for protections in SAF drive

Biodiesel producers call for protections in SAF drive

The bio-based fuel sector fears collapse if policymakers back waste-derived alternatives for the aviation sector

Remove plastic from EfW feedstocks to cut CO2 – Eunomia

Remove plastic from EfW feedstocks to cut CO2 – Eunomia

UK: Industry has already increased investment in domestic plastics reprocessing on the promise of a new "plastics tax", says EfW sector

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Wales considers moratorium on ‘large scale’ EfW developments

Wales considers moratorium on ‘large scale’ EfW developments

At least four under-development EfW projects could be affected by the policy change, three of which are awaiting sign-off from the Welsh government

Turkey ban 'could lead to plastic waste stockpiling in the UK'

Turkey ban 'could lead to plastic waste stockpiling in the UK'

Move follows reports of “wrongly documented” waste shipped from the UK to Turkey last year

Eastern England still lags behind on energy recovery

Eastern England still lags behind on energy recovery

London, the north east and west midlands were the three areas with the most capacity, according to government figures

Scotland to become first in UK to legislatively back district heating

Scotland to become first in UK to legislatively back district heating

Several heating schemes connected to EfW and biomass plants are under development in the country

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