Perspectives on Waste-to-Energy Technologies

Waste to Energy Technologies By Zoltan Kish, Ph.D. Introduction Reducing the emission of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases is one of the greatest environmental challenges of our time. Growing population, increased urbanization rates and economic growth could lead to a doubling in the volume of municipal solid waste (MSW) created annually by 2025, according…

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Biofuels from Waste

Producing biofuels from waste is now becoming more of a possibility.  We note that in many of the earlier methods, it was simply not was not economically feasible to convert organic waste to fuel as the processes required high temperatures and lot of energy.  As biofuels continue to be an important part of the replacement…

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