Tag Archive for 'energy from waste'

Renewable energy to be topic at C.I. Group of Professional Engineers lecture on 4 May 2011

January 22nd, 2011 by Events

Dr. Andrew Casebow and Professor Nicholas Day will speak at the CIGPE after-dinner presentation at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on “Opportunities for Renewable Energy in Guernsey.” The dinner begins at 6.30 pm and the presentation begins at 8 pm on 4 May 2011.  For information on the dinner and the lecture please contact the […]

Debunking the myths of energy from waste

November 15th, 2009 by Richard Lord

Professor Paul Connett and others oppose the government of Ontario’s plan to burn waste for energy supply. Part 1 of a series from the press conference of March 29, 2007. Markham Councillor Erin Shapiro speaks on her city’s remarkable waste reduction program, with plans for a zero waste program on the radar. Barbara Halsall speaks […]

The Solid Waste Disposal Solution for Guernsey

July 21st, 2009 by Dr Barrie Mealing

Summary This paper presents a robust and complete solution to the Guernsey solid waste disposal problem. This solution restricts use of landfill to materials which cannot reasonably be treated in any other way, eliminates unneighbourly commercial burning of timber, minimises the generation of problematic ash residues, and promotes best recycling practices. This solution is feasible […]