Vattenfall and Viridor team up to capture energy from waste heat for UK cities

The partnership will see waste collected, recycled into clean heat and delivered through pipes to warm homes and businesses

SSE sells 50% stake in waste-to-energy ventures for £995m

The proceeds will support SSE’s plans to invest £7.5bn in low carbon energy infrastructure over the next five years as well as reduce its net debt

REA and ADBA launch survey to treat organic waste surplus caused by Covid-19 lockdown

The initiative aims to connect suppliers with regulators and prioritise recycling through anaerobic digestion over other types of disposal such as energy recovery, incineration and landfill

Sweden-based Climeon receives SEK12m for energy recovery project

The project will explore electricity generation from waste heat in the steel industry

New 42MW energy recovery facility in Leicestershire achieves financial close

Located just off the M1 motorway in the East Midlands, the facility will be able to process up to 350,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste annually

EU approves Bulgaria’s €94m support for energy recovery cogeneration plant

Around 180,000 tonnes of unrecyclable municipal waste will be converted into power

New energy recovery facility opened in Glasgow

It will help divert 90% of all council waste and use it to generate enough electricity to power more than 26,000 homes a year

Saudi Arabian firm to invest £1bn in UK energy recovery projects

The projects are expected to divert more than a million tons of waste from landfill

UK waste-to-energy industry gets £90m boost

Privilege Finance says the investment is linked to the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme, which offer payments for biomethane injected into the grid

Fortum Glasgow snaps up proposed South Clyde Energy Centre

The site has secured planning permission for an energy recovery plant, which could treat up to 350,000 tonnes of waste a year