Published Date : May 03, 2016
Landfills are one of the largest – literally and symbolically – problem that we are facing. The amount of waste generated by mankind on a daily basis is so alarmingly high that developed nations are resorting to export their waste to developing nations or uninhabited lands just to clear land up. One of the more optimum solutions to this problem lies in waste to energy conversion. This market is coming up with the most effective ways to convert the seemingly useless waste into energy. This energy can then be supplied back to civilized areas. This provides two major advantages. Firstly, we are eliminating waste products and converting them in to something useful. Secondly, it also provides a great way stay off the fossil fuels, considerably reducing their consumption levels.
Some of the most effective technologies present in the global market for waste to energy management are thermal in nature. This is because incineration has been the most common way of reducing waste and landfills.
Developments in Waste to Energy Market
Here are some of the key developments that have recently occurred in the field of waste to energy conversion: