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  • Axion Consulting joins European landfill mining consortium

    Axion Consulting has signed up to the European Enhanced Landfill Mining Consortium, known as EURELCO, triggered in part by approaches from land developers investigating the possibility of ‘mining’ resources from former landfill sites. According to the Manchester-based resource recovery specialist, joining the European-wide network of public and private sector organisations gives it a ...

  • AeroMetric Hires Lawrence to Lead Mining and Landfill Markets

    AeroMetric has hired Garth Lawrence as vice president of business development, leading AeroMetric's mining and landfill solutions team. Lawrence brings over 35 years of mapping and remote sensing experience, including operations and sales expertise. Marvin Miller, AeroMetric's senior vice president for business development said, “Garth is a results oriented leader with a strong business ...


    By PRWeb

  • Mining metals from heat-treated landfill proven to be economically viable

    Mining metals from landfill sites can be economically viable, a recent project in the US has demonstrated. Approximately 34 352 tonnes of metals, conservatively valued at US$7.42 million (€6.67 million) were recovered from the 8 hectare ashfill site, according to researchers who analysed the project. Across the world, mountains of municipal solid waste (MSW) are produced — and ...

  • Trash is a 20th century gold mine

    Last night, I had the chance to watch “Trash Inc: The Secret Life of Garbage” on one of my favorite channels, CNBC. And although we have been very successful in creating the RecycleMatch marketplace over the past year, it was validating to see the focus on trash and how it can be used as a resource. Here are my favorite quotes from the show last night: Garbage is being reborn in ...


    By 3BL Media

  • PNG Mining & Petroleum Investment Conference

    Clarke Energy will be attending The Papua New Guinea (PNG) Mining and Petroleum Investment Conference 2016 on 5th-7th December at the Sydney Hilton Hotel, Australia. This will be the 14th Papua New Guinea Mining and Petroleum investment conference including finance and mineral and petroleum exploration seminars for ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Tanzania Indaba 2013 - Mining & Energy

    The Tanzania Indaba 2013 will focus on Mining, Energy / Power & Infrastructure. The main event in the Tanzanian power calendar will take place between the 2-4th October at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre (JNICC) in Dar-es-Salaam. Clarke Energy is a specialist in the engineering, installation and maintenance of gas-fueled power plants. The ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Cone Crusher Is Suitable for Large Mines

    Primary Cone Crusher Is Suitable for Large Mines  Primary cone crusher is important mineral crushing equipment, and plays a huge role in fine crushing, so it is essential crusher equipment in large mines. Mine crushing has unique requirement on crusher equipment, such as, iron ore with higher hardness, or magnetite, with hardness ...

  • Cleanup of Abandoned Coal Mines Could Become Cheaper

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania, November 2, 2007 (ENS) - The high cost of treating the acid mine drainage that has damaged more than 6,000 miles of Pennsylvania streams has kept many companies from entering the cleanup business, but that may change with the state’s financial support for a new technology now being used in Cambria County. Earlier this week, Pennsylvania Environmental ...

  • The mines of the future - `waste to energy+recycling` shows what waste can do for resource protection – special congress `Urban Mining`

    On May 19, 2011 the second "Urban Mining" congress is held in conjunction with the international exhibition and conference "waste to energy+recycling" in Bremen, Germany. Expert talks and panel discussions will focus on how the challenge of scarce resources can be met. Particularly the materials available in urban environments can play a significant role as resources. The congress covers a wide ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Closed Landfills in Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its determination that no further action is needed to address the capping of two closed landfills at the Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination Superfund site in the townships of Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey. The site, which covers approximately 400 acres, includes residential and industrial properties and the two landfills. As a result ...

  • MHF Services Concludes Work at Shpack Landfill Superfund Site

    MHF Services (MHF), a leading provider of packaging, transportation, logistics and technical services, recently concluded work on the long-running Shpack Landfill Superfund Site remediation project in Norton, MA. Over the course of six years, MHF assisted the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the USACE’s prime contractor, The Conti Group, in removing approximately 77,400 tons of low-level ...


    By PRWeb

  • Municipality of Celaya partners with ENER-G on landfill gas generation project

    The Mexican Municipality of Celaya has appointed renewable energy specialist  ENER-G  to build and operate a landfill gas management facility at its Tinajitas Landfill in Celaya. This is ENER-G's third Mexican renewable energy project. ...


    By ENER-G

  • ENER-G set to open second landfill gas management facility in Mexico

    ENER-G  www.energ.co.uk/biogas is set to start construction on its  second landfill gas management facility in Mexico after being appointed by the Municipality of Durango to generate renewable energy from waste at  the Durango city landfill site. ENER-G, working in partnership with its sister company Biogas Technology, will design, ...


    By ENER-G

  • Using the Unusable: More Landfills Becoming Sources of Renewable Energy

    The EPA’s RE-Powering America’s Land Initiative is picking up steam. The effort, launched in 2008, encourages the reuse of contaminated lands, landfills and mine sites for renewable energy generation. The agency’s Action Plan 2.0, released last fall, details how far the program has come and what is being done to expand it. “The cleanup and revitalization of ...


    By Agru America, Inc.

  • Georgia’s Largest Landfill Gas to Electricity Project Opens in Taylor County

    Energy Development, Limited (ASX ENE), parent company of Nashville based Energy Developments, Inc. (EDI), Green Power EMC and Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc. today announced the completion of the expansion of EDI’s Landfill Gas to Electricity plant located on Veolia’s Taylor County Landfill in Mauk, Georgia. Renewable power generated from this facility ...

  • GE Technology Powers First Landfill-Gas-to-Energy Project in Alaska

    Doyon Utilities, LLC (Doyon) held a ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate the opening of the first landfill-gas-to-energy (LFGTE) project in Alaska, which is powered by GE’s (NYSE: GE) ...


    By General Electric

  • GE Gas Engine Technology to Power China’s Largest Landfill Gas Project

    GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that its ecomagination-qualified Jenbacher gas engines will power China’s largest ...

  • Mining and Military Address Health & Safety with Eco Waste Technology

    Eco Waste Solutions (EWS) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded two new contracts to bring point-of-need waste solutions to the mining and military sectors. A multinational mining company operating in West Africa has selected EWS to supply 3 ECO Model batch incinerators.  This equipment will process 23 tonnes per day - all of the domestic waste generated ...


    By Eco Waste Solutions

  • GTSO: E-Waste Numbers Point to Cities as the Mines of the Future

    The unprecedented explosion in electronic waste is turning landfills all over the globe into potential gold mines. Green Technology Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GTSO) is working to deliver the processing technologies and best practices necessary to turn that trash into treasure. According to the International Environmental Technology Center of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), e-waste is ...

  • EPA and GSA visit an “urban mine” to highlight growing Colorado jobs sector

    Officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. General Services Administration, and the State of Colorado toured a Denver electronics recycler today as part of the Obama Administration’s strategy to promote job creation and the responsible recycling of electronics products. The visit to the Electronic Recyclers International facility featured a behind-the-scenes look at ...

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