Energy efficiency prescription to save Dublin hospital €26m

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital expects to make the savings following a number of upgrades

World Cup kicks off TV recycling at Veolia plant

The football tournament has led to a 65% surge in the number of devices being handed in to the firm’s recycling facility

Veolia launches ‘Europe’s first solar panel recycling plant’

The site uses robots to take panels apart and recover glass, silicon, plastics, copper and silver

JD Wetherspoon and Veolia say cheers to cutting waste

The pub chain’s new recycling scheme is expected to save approximately 11,500 tonnes of food waste from landfill

New £10m recycling facility turns glass into insulation

The plant at St Helens is capable of processing more than 60,000 tonnes of used glass bottles and jars

Veolia helps Scottish Water go energy self-sufficient

Veolia is helping Scottish Water make one of its water treatment facilities more energy self-sufficient. Since 2015, the global resource management company has extended the Seafield Wastewater Treatment Works’ ability to generate its own energy from 55% to around 85%. It has done this by boosting the renewable energy derived from a combination of the […]

Old rubbish dumps to produce green power

Resource management firm Veolia is to generate green energy from its former landfill sites. It is looking to better utilise the sites and add value as part of its landfill restoration programme, with the installation of solar arrays. The company has been granted planning permission for three sites: Netley in Hampshire, Ling Hall in Warwickshire […]

Notting Hill Carnival not in the dumps

  Waste from Notting Hill Carnival has been used to generate green energy. The event, which attracted more than one million people over the weekend, saw 200 tonnes of rubbish generated over two days in Westminster. The clean-up operation by Westminster City Council, in partnership with Veolia, used 170 staff and 30 vehicles. Ten tonnes […]

Natural History Museum exhibits £54k annual energy savings

  The Natural History Museum has renewed a 10-year Energy Performance Contract (EPC) with Veolia after it saved hundreds of thousands of pounds on its energy bills. Around 1,500 tonnes of carbon emissions have also been offset annually since its partnership with the waste management firm’s specialist subsidiary Veolia-Cynergin in 2004. The company helped the […]

Quorn hopes for healthy carbon savings

Quorn Foods hopes to see healthy carbon savings following the installation of a combined heat and power (CHP) plant. It is working with Veolia to install a 2MW CHP unit and combination boiler that will provide low carbon electricity, hot water and steam to its production facility at Stokesley, North Yorkshire. The CHP plant will […]