Sale of Waste to Energy Arm Wheelabrator Reaps $1.94bn Cash for Waste Management

Jul 30, 2014

Waste Management has agreed to sell its waste to energy subsidiary, Wheelabrator Technologies, for $1.94 billion in cash to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners.  

U.S. Air Force Cadet Helps Test Small Scale Anaerobic Digestion Food Waste System

Jul 30, 2014 A U.S. Air Force Academy cadet has been  working alongside scientists at Tyndall Air Force Base in n Colorado Springs to turn food waste into methane gas using a small scale anaerobic digester...

Veolia a Completes Dalkia Transaction to Offer Waste, Recycling, Water & Energy Services

Jul 29, 2014 French environmental services and waste management and recycling firm, Veolia, has taken full control of the international operations of its energy management joint venture subsidiary, Dalkia. 

VIDEO: Architect Discusses Copenhagen’s Amager Bakke Waste to Energy Ski Slope

Jul 28, 2014 Danish Architect, Bjarke Ingels, has appeared in a video explaining his design methods for Copenhagen’s Amager Bakke waste to energy facility, which will feature a ski slope on the roof once comple...

Port Clarence Biomass 49 MW Wood Waste to Energy Facility Approved in Stockton

Jul 28, 2014

A 49 MW wood waste to energy facility in Stockton-On-Tees, Northern England has been granted planned permission by Stockton Council. 


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Anaerobic digestion site to be expanded to 160,000 tpa capacity

PDM Food waste recycler PDM is to double the size of its ReFood Doncaster anaerobic digestion (AD) plant...

Landfill gas-to-energy plant expanded to 4.8 MW in Virginia

New York based Fortistar has expanded its gas-to-energy facility at the Prince William County Landfill site in Virginia with the addition of three diesel engines.