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Image for Waste2Tricity raises £1 million for expansion
UK-based energy from waste firm Waste2Tricity has raised £1 million through an investment offering.
Image for Judge explains Merseyside waste injunction decision
The judge that granted an injunction against Merseyside Waste Disposal Authority’s (MWDA) decision to hand a contract to SITA UK has published the reasons for his decision.
Image for Mayor of London calls for capital to be biodiesel hub
A report prepared by LRS Consultancy has prompted London Mayor Boris Johnson to call on the UK biofuel industry to turn the capital into a biodiesel hub.
Image for Grundon plans anaerobic digestion plant in Gloucestershire
An anaerobic digestion plant is being planned by Grundon Waste Management on its existing landfill site at Wingmoor Farm in Gloucestershire.
Image for Green Investment Bank invests £11 million in Welsh biomass plant
An investment by the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) has been made to purchase and upgrade an operational biomass plant in Port Talbot, Wales.
Image for North London Waste Authority ends procurement process
Tight council finances have led to the North London Waste Authority (NLWA) ending its procurement process for new long-term waste services.
Image for Covanta granted an injunction over Merseyside decision
The High Court has ruled in favour of Covanta Energy and granted an injunction preventing Merseyside Waste Disposal Authority (MWDA) from entering into a contract with SITA UK.
Image for Government offers £6 million towards developing heat and cooling networks
A new £6 million grand funding programme has been launched to help local authorities in England and Wales develop new heat and cooling networks and expand existing ones.
Image for European renewable energy industry calls for 2030 target
The European renewable energy industry has written to European Parliament president Martin Schulz, EU energy ministers and the EU energy and climate commissioners to call for a legally binding 2030 renewable energy target.
Image for Biofuels will reduce road emissions says study
A study undertaken by Element Energy has said that blending biofuels with conventional fuels will lead to significant emissions reductions for road transport.
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How to bake zero waste bagels

Maple Leaf Bakery has been working with Biffa IWM to not only reduce its waste, but also wipe out waste cost. Famous in the UK for its New York Bakery Co. bagel range, Maple Leaf Foods is a multi-national firm that produces goods such as bread and croissants particularly in its home nation of Canada but also in the Untied States.

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BMW i3 built to close the loop

The new electric car from BMW is a zero emission vehicle that has been manufactured with sustainability at its heart. Launched with great fanfare at the end of July, the BMW i3 is the company’s first model in its new i series of cars that aims to find solutions for vehicles in a world of climate change, dwindling resources and increasing urbanisation.

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