Waste to energy the carbon perspective

Thomas Højlund Christensen, Anders Damgaard, Thomas Fruergaard Astrup

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    Waste to energy plants are key treatment facilities for municipal solid waste in Europe. The technology provides efficient volume reduction, mass reduction and hygienisation of the waste. However, the technology is highly disputed in some countries. It is crucial to understand the role of waste to energy with respect to potential contributions to CO2 emissions and savings.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalWaste Management World
    Issue numberJanuary-february
    Pages (from-to)24-28
    Publication statusPublished - 2015


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