chemical waste gasification News

  • Covanta Energy Introduces Commercial Gasification System for the Conversion of Waste to Energy

    Covanta Energy Corporation (NYSE: CVA), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste projects, today announced that it has completed commercial demonstration testing on a first-of-its-kind gasification technology. The technology has demonstrated the ability to gasify unprocessed post-recycled municipal solid waste (MSW) in a commercial setting, while reducing emissions and increasing ...


  • Emerson’s automation technology chosen by Europlasma for innovative waste-to-energy gasification facility in France

    CHO-Power, part of the Europlasma Group, is using Emerson Process Management’s digital automation technology to control a new waste- and biomass-fed power station at Morcenx in southwestern France. By providing flexible and accurate control of an innovative gasification process, Emerson’s Ovation expert control system is enabling the plant to operate at maximum efficiency. The new ...


  • Tips for `waste to energy` 2008

    On Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 December 2008 about 2,000 participants from all over the world will meet at “waste to energy” – the Exhibition and Conference for Energy from Waste and Biomass – to obtain information, compare notes, and partake in discussion. The leading European forum for energy from waste and biomass boasts 65 lectures and workshops plus 132 exhibitors with their products and ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • Lebanon Waste-to-Energy Plant Called Model for Partnerships

    “This facility is going to be a model for waste-to-energy partnerships,” Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead said last week, “as well as the first stage in moving our city completely away from dumping waste into landfills.” His remarks were part of a groundbreaking ceremony that kicked off construction of a new gasification plant at the city’s waste water ...


  • Waste Management Announces Strategic Investment in Agnion

    Waste Management (NYSE:WM) today announced a strategic investment in Agnion Energy, Inc. (Agnion) to advance Agnion's allothermal gasification technology.  Waste Management joins other investors in Agnion including, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, Munich Venture Partners and ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Sustainable Waste-To-Energy Facility Approved for Construction in Tennessee

    PHG Energy (PHGE) and the city of Lebanon, Tennessee, have signed a contract that will provide an environmentally sustainable method of waste disposal and produce green power in the process. The waste-to-energy technology, which will go on line early next year, is a downdraft gasification plant that will cleanly convert up to 64 tons per day of blended waste wood, scrap tires and sewer sludge ...


  • Waste to Energy Markets to Grow 11.2% Annually Through 2021: SBI Bulletin

    Industrial and energy market research publisher SBI has released a research study on the global ...


    By SBI Reports

  • New Waste-To-Energy Facility Will Provide Multiple Benefits for East Tennessee

    Sevier Solid Waste in Pigeon Forge, TN, has engaged PHG Energy (PHGE) to build a new biomass gasification plant capable of cleanly converting more than 30 tons of composted material daily into thermal energy while producing a valuable high-carbon biochar. “This new installation will help us reduce the amount of compost we need to transport by converting it into a biochar material, creating ...


  • Chinook Sciences wins Rushlight Waste to Energy award for 2012-2013

    Chinook Sciences LLC, the leading manufacturer and operator of advanced gasification technology worldwide, has been honoured with a Rushlight Waste-to-Energy Award for 2012-2013. The Rushlight Awards celebrate and promote leading organisations in the UK and Ireland that have furthered environmental technology and innovation. Previous winners include Mitsubishi Electric, Doosan Babcock, Air ...


    By Chinook Sciences, LLC

  • ANDRITZ to supply new waste-to-energy power plant to Riikinvoima Oy, Finland

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has been selected by the local utility company Riikinvoima Oy to supply a waste-to-energy power plant to Leppävirta, Finland. Start-up is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2016. The new plant is designed to treat 145,000 tons of waste per year coming from eight local waste management companies. The design capacity is 16 megawatts for electricity and ...

  • Energos wins GBP 45m Norwegian waste-to-energy contract

    Norwegian company ENERGOS AS, a subsidiary of UK-based ENER-G Holdings, has been awarded a contract to supply an 80,000 tonne per annum energy from waste plant to Hafslund Heat & Infrastructure AS. The contract with Trondheim-based ENERGOS AS forms the substantive element of Hafslund H&I’s investment of £45m as part of its long term contract to supply energy to Borregaard Industries’ chemical ...


    By ENER-G

  • Waste Management Announces Strategic Investment in the Peninsula Compost Company

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) today announced a strategic investment in the Peninsula Compost Company, LLC (PCC), which owns and operates the Wilmington Organic Recycling Center (WORC). WORC is the only fully operational and permitted in-vessel organics processing center in the Delaware, ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Research and Markets: India Urban & Industrial Waste to Energy Market

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4m5zp2/india_urban_and_in) has announced the addition of the "India Urban & Industrial Waste to Energy Market" report to their offering. ...


  • MaxWest Environmental Systems Announces Mechanical Completion of Second Generation System

     MaxWest Environmental Systems (www.maxwestenergy.com) today announced the mechanical completion and successful start-up of its second generation gasification technology, the MaxWest Biosolids Gasification System. MaxWest is a biosolids management and renewable energy company with a ...

  • Global Markets for Gasifiers - Market Drivers, Applications, Market Segments

    Gasification is a centuries–old thermochemical energy conversion technology that has slowly achieved modernity over the decades. The technology is undergoing its third evolutionary surge. Fuel shortages in WWII spurred widespread adoption for vehicle fuels. The oil crisis 1973 spurred a re–evaluation and renewed development. Rising oil prices, globally increasing fuel demand, and ...


  • MaxWest Environmental Systems, Inc. Names Goble Sampson Associates, Inc. as Manufacturer´s Representative

    MaxWest Environmental Systems, Inc. the leader in biogasification systems for wastewater treatment, has appointed Goble Sampson Associates, Inc. to represent MaxWest in western portions of the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii. Goble Sampson Associates has over 50 years of experience representing manufacturers of water and wastewater process equipment. ...

  • 2016 GSTC Conference Registration

    Registration for the 2016 Gasification & Syngas Technologies Conference is now open. This includes sponsorships, exhibits, exhibit staff and participant registration. This year, your sponsorship can include an advertising package with our media partners Hart Energy, and much more. ...


  • EPA awards $30,000 to Arizona State University sustainable design teams

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded a total of $30,000 in grants to two student teams Arizona State University to design a new, less expensive solar energy prototype and the development of gasification and biochar retort technologies, a more sustainable approach to agricultural waste. Both projects are part of EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) program. ...

  • Aquatech Awarded Contract to Install Wastewater Recycle and Zero Liquid Discharge System in China

    Aquatech, a global leader in water purification technology for industrial and infrastructure markets, has been awarded a contract for the design, engineering, supply and supervision of installation and commissioning of a concentrated brine treatment plant at the Chinacoal Tuke Fertilizer Project in China. The project is located in the city of Ordos in the Inner Mongolia region. "With this order ...

  • Environmental technology in the 21st century

    After the last National Environmental Congress, Lluis de Otero, director of the department of development, told the magazine Residuos about recent important changes in waste treatment as a result of plasma technology. What do you think are the latest technological developments in this area? Soon we will be launching the first factory in the world for atomising and gasification using plasma in ...


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