Fortistar upgrads landfill gas to renewable energy project in Los Angeles.

Fortistar upgrads landfill gas to renewable energy project in Los Angeles.

Lopez Energy Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project Upgrades Facility to Supply Power to Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Supporting California State Goal of 33% Renewable Energy by 2020. Today Fortistar, management specialists focused on investments in energy sources for transitioning to a zero carbon economy, announced that it has upgraded its renewable landfill gas (LFG) […]

Waste Management NZ ownership juggles between Mainland China and Hong Kong.

Waste Management NZ ownership juggles between Mainland China and Hong Kong.

Chinese state-owned enterprise Beijing Capital Group plans to put a controlling stake in Waste Management NZ into a Hong Kong-listed company it also controls. Hong Kong-based Capital Environment Holdings shareholders will vote next week on a deal that would see the company buy a 51 percent stake in Waste Management NZ for US$234.4 million, filings […]

Veolia is first to achieve the high efficiency standard for all its Energy Recovery Facilities.

Veolia is first to achieve the high efficiency standard for all its Energy Recovery Facilities.

Veolia, the global leader in optimised resource management, has now become the first operator in the UK to achieve the high efficiency, R1, standard for all of its Energy Recovery Facilities (ERF). By generating energy from municipal waste the plants have demonstrated a high level of energy efficiency according to EU regulations, and have increased […]

Borealis to acquire German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH.

Borealis to acquire German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH.

Borealis, a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, announces today that it has an agreement to fully acquire the German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH. This transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. Based in Niedergebra, Germany, mtm plastics GmbH is regarded as a technology […]

Secretary of state approves plans for £70m Bilsthorpe Energy Centre.

Secretary of state approves plans for £70m Bilsthorpe Energy Centre.

Peel Environmental’s plans for a £70m Energy Centre in Nottinghamshire have taken a further step forward having been approved by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Greg Clark MP. Significant investment will see a new facility developed at Bilsthorpe, exporting up to 9.6MW of low-carbon electricity to the grid – enough to […]

Commit to purchase Waste Management at $52.50, earn 4.2% using options

Commit to purchase Waste Management at $52.50, earn 4.2% using options

Investors eyeing a purchase of Waste Management, Inc. (WM) stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $61.36/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2018 put at the $52.50 strike, which has a bid at the time […]

TWMA’s Service Offering Recognised with New Contracts.

TWMA’s Service Offering Recognised with New Contracts.

TWMA, a global leader in the provision of integrated drilling waste management and environmental services, has been awarded new contracts with a combined value of £500,000 for EfficientC® skip and ship and onshore processing services. One of the projects is for Zennor Pathway Limited (Zennor) and commenced in April 2016 with a duration of 90 days. This contract […]

Ealing the latest London borough transforming waste with Viridor.

Ealing the latest London borough transforming waste with Viridor.

Ealing Council is the latest in a string of the capital’s council’s who have chosen to boost their recycling with Viridor. The move will see the council move to a simpler, consumer friendly ‘commingled’ recycling system allowing residents to recycle more in one blue bin, whilst allowing advanced technology to do the rest. The contract […]