Nova Scotia moves to allow thermal disposal of plastic, newsprint [UPDATED]
Move allows “new solutions” to reduce waste in landfills and recover energy; environmental groups are not sold.
Alter NRG to supply plasma gasification at waste-to-energy project in China
Westinghouse Plasma Technology will gasify 250 tonnes of waste per day for power generation.
Barbados to build $240M waste to energy plant
Plant could eventually provide as much as 25% of the Caribbean island’s power.
South Korean power demo using Ballard fuel cells
Ballard Power Systems is partnering with a South Korean petroleum refiner, to demonstrate waste-to-energy power generation using zero-emission fuel cells and hydrogen produced from municipal solid waste.