Geminor exports first 3,000 tonnes of Refuse-Derived Fuel to Netherlands from Italy

The resource management company has begun transporting the 15-year-old waste, which will be burned to generate energy

Sustainable aviation fuel firm Velocys secures million-pound funding

The money will help develop a facility aiming to convert hundreds of thousands tonnes of residual waste into sustainable aviation fuel annually

Geminor completes ‘first international rail transport’ of refuse-derived fuel

A two-carriage train loaded with 110 tonnes of RDF arrived at Geminor’s HUB in Landskrona in Sweden, sent from another of the company’s facilities in Braunsbedra, Germany

Approval granted for £150m renewable gas plant in Cheshire

The Bio-Substitute Natural Gas plant will generate renewable gas from up to 175,000 tonnes of bio-resources, including unrecyclable wood and refuse-derived fuel

Icelandic waste to get shipped abroad for Dutch energy

Geminor has signed a deal to handle what it claims is the first ever export of treated waste from Iceland

Energy from waste exports up

Exports of refuse derived fuel (RDF) from England and Wales grew by more than half a million tonnes last year. There was a total of 2.94 million tonnes produced in 2015, according to provisional data from the RDF Industry Group, which includes waste management contractors and operators from the UK and Europe such as Veolia, […]

Manchester’s £1m facility to process 70,000 tonnes of waste

A £1 million facility that has the capacity to process around 70,000 tonnes of waste has officially been opened in Manchester. Located in Trafford Park, the Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) processing facility will take commercial and industrial waste such as cardboard, wood and metals for recycling. Non-recyclable items will however be compacted and wrapped before […]

Fuel from waste set to grow

There’s growing confidence in the fuel from waste market according to a new survey. The study by international law firm Norton Rose found 58% of senior execs in the UK waste industry believe their sector will grow next year. The market for both solid recovered fuel (SRF) and refuse derived fuel (RDF) is growing but […]