By working together, the Waste-to-Energy plant operator AVR, the grid manager Stedin, and the chemical producer Emerald Kalama Chemical BV support Rotterdam’s goal to reduce its carbon-based emissions.
Twence has been awarded this prestigious international prize for its supply of heat to a local district-heating network and its supply of steam to AkzoNobel, both of which are produced in its energy-from-waste plant. The International Energy Agency was part of the selection committee that evaluated the various entries from all over the world.
The famous symbol of the German city of Cologne - its cathedral the “Kölner Dom” - is now illuminated at night using energy generated from the city’s Waste-to-Energy Plant AVG (Abfallverwertungsgesellschaft Köln).
Going ice skating is fun. In Nottingham (England) the National Ice Centre is on the city’s district heating network, receiving energy generated by treating waste in the Eastcroft Waste-to-Energy plant.
One of the world’s largest district heating networks is the Copenhagen network, stretching more than 50km from east to west. Three Waste-to-Energy plants supply heat to the same network and more than 30% of the total district heating in the Greater Copenhagen area is generated by waste...