Danish ‘Energy Tower’ crowned

An ‘Energy Tower’ that incinerates rubbish to generate electricity was officially opened by Denmark’s Crown Prince last week. The 1.3 billion krone (£140 million) plant takes waste from nine municipalities in the city of Roskilde. It is meant to have an energy efficiency performance of close to 100%, meaning little power is frittered away. Designed […]

Merseryside energy from waste plant wins permit

A new 9 MW energy from waste plant in Merseyside has won an environmental permit, meaning it will be built once it finds financial backing. Energy from waste business Energos got the permit from the Environment Agency to run the small advanced conversion technology (ACT) facility at Knowsley Industrial Park. The 96,000 tonne-a-year Knowsley Energy […]