Worries mount over waste incineration as ‘renewable energy’

By |maj 4th, 2018|biomass, biowaste, burning waste, incineration, News, Renewable Energy Directive, Waste and recycling, waste for energy, waste to energy|

A coalition of green NGOs and industries in the business of recycling, chemicals, forestry and the bio-based economy wrote to policymakers on Thursday (3 May), urging them to prevent incineration of unrecyclable waste from being counted as renewable en...

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Gas lobby chief: ‘In 2050, 76% of gas could be renewable’

By |september 25th, 2017|bio-waste, biogas, biomethane, biowaste, circular economy, Eurogas, hydrogen, Municipal waste, natural gas, News, power to gas, Waste and recycling, waste to energy|

The excess wind and solar electricity generated at times of oversupply could be used more systematically to produce synthetic gas, providing a convenient way of storing renewable energy that would otherwise be lost. The potential is huge, and can be used to heat homes during winter, argues Beate Raabe.

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EU warned against renewables law ‘subverting’ the circular economy

By |september 12th, 2017|biomass, biowaste, News, Waste and recycling, waste to energy|

Lawmakers in the European Parliament will next month examine a draft renewable energy bill that recycling industries warn would allow EU countries to count the burning of biowaste towards their green energy obligations, undermining separate efforts to ...

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Southerners back stricter EU waste rules, unlike Nordic countries

By |maj 16th, 2017|biowaste, Circular Economy Package, food waste, News, recycling, waste, Waste and recycling|

A new report published today (16 May) showed that the EU's southern members support stricter EU-wide waste management rules more than Nordic countries.

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