On behalf of the German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania e.V. and financed by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment WtERT Germany was to prepare a strategy paper for sustainable waste management in the Baltics and organize a workshop with clear recommendations and impulses.
EBRD The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Moroccan Research Institute for Solar Energy and New Energies (IRESEN) WtERT-Morocco are joining forces to boost energy transition.
In a Memorandum of Understanding, signed in Rabat on September 29th, 2021, the Bank and IRESEN resolve to strengthen their cooperation in the promotion of investments aimed at accelerating the country’s transition to green energy. The scope of the cooperation will cover a number of areas of common interest, including green hydrogen, renewable energy, smart electricity networks, energy efficiency, energy storage and e-mobility.
WtERT Germany WtERT Branding Initiative
In co-operation with WtERT Canada, WtERT Brasil and WtERT Germany the GWC started a branding initiative for the global WtERT network.
GWC The 5th International Training Workshop of Waste to Energy successfully closed at Zhejiang University, China
On October 26th, the 5th International Training Workshop of Waste to Energy hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China and jointly organized by Zhejiang University host of WtERT-China and Zhejiang University of Technology was held online and concluded successfully.
WtERT US Let´s Talk Garbage! Episode 1: Municipal Solid Waste Overview
With her very informative 16 minute youtube video Demetra Tsiamis brings technical information of waste management to the forefront of the public discussion. It is the first episode of Let´s Talk Garbage!
WtERT Germany In Memory of Chedlia Adouani
Courageous, persevering and full of joie de vivre
Waste Management World "You can even make diamonds out of residual Waste"
Detailed response of Prof. Peter Quicker (Founding Partner of WtERT-Germany) in Waste Management World to questions whether urban wastes can be "gasified" instead of "combusted"
Letter to the WTERT Community from Professor Samet Ötztürk, Bursa Technical University, Turkey
For a research study which aims to develop a cost model for a local WTE plant in Turkey Professort Samet Ötztürk, Head of WtERT Turkey, is searching for data about operational and capitel costs of WtE-plants.
Reda Kabbaj, Chair-WtERT-Canada Announcing the launch of the new responsive-design Web site/ WtERT-Canada
After months of hard work and dedication, WtERT Canada is delighted to officially announce the launch of the responsive design website of WtERT-Canada. Take a look at www.wtert.ca.
Letter to the WtERT Community from Prof. Psomopoulos, University of Attica, Greece
Survey about waste to energy technologies based on the Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP)
Yuri Schmitke A. Belchior Tisi, Executive President of ARBEN ARBEN - WtERT Brasil 2020 Report
The WtERT Brasil 2020 Report consists of two parts:
Part I - ARBEN'S Highlights in 2020, and
Part II - ARBEN'S Plans for 2021.
Yuri Schmitke A. Belchior Tisi, president of ABREN, WtERT-Brazil The Brazilian Waste to Energy Market: Energising Waste Opportunities (EfW Net)
With legislation now in place enabling to direct waste from landfill to waste treatment, Brazil is looking at developing a number of energy from waste plants around key cities and with 36 mtpa required to be diverted from dumps or landfills by 2024, this is a sizeable potential market.
BNamericas Interview with WtERT Brazil President Yuri Schmitke: Brazil opens path for waste-to-energy projects
Brazil's government approved in December the country’s first urban solid waste tender for energy production, which is planned for 2021. The approval is a key step for making waste-to-energy (WTE) projects feasible in Brazil, which still does not have commercially operating WTE plants.
WtERT US, EEC CCNY Merry Christmas
To all our supporters and collaborators: The Earth Engineering Center / CCNY wishes you a very peaceful holiday and productive 2021.
Eurasia Symposium Waste Management in EU, Asia and Turkey
Prof. Samet Öztürk, head of WtERT-Turkey presented a paper at the recent Eurasia Waste Management Symposium on status of waste management in EU, Asia and Turkey
WtERT Canada Creation of WtERT Morocco
We are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Global WtERT Council (GWC), and the Research Institute for Solar Energy and new Energies (IRESEN), Morocco’s national Institute for Solar Energy and Renewable Energy. www.iresen.org
WtERT Canada WtERT Canada hosted by The Concordia Institute for Water, Energy and Sustainable Systems
WtERT-Canada will be hosted at The Concordia Institute for Water, Energy and Sustainable Systems (CIWESS) directed by Dr. Catherine N. Mulligan Co-chair of WtERT Canada teamed with Mr Reda M. Kabbaj, Chair of WtERT-Canada.
WtERT Germany WtERT's Sustainable Waste Management Project in Tunisia in Progress
Progress Report of EGIDD project (Ensemble pour une Gestion Intégrée et Durable des Déchets - French, meaning “Together for Integrated and Sustainable Waste Management”)
WtERT Germany Save the Date: Upcoming WtERT Meeting
during 8th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management Thessaloniki, Greece, 2nd -5th September 2020. The Conference aims to address the significant issue of sustainable solid waste management through the promotion of safe practices & effective technologies.
WtERT Germany Waste Management´s Response to Climate Change, October 2019
Our Crowd Sourcing Campaign is supported by the global WtERT network, represented by seventeen organizations from thirteen countries.
WtERT Germany Sustainable Waste Management Project in Tunisia, October 2019
As subcontractor from Fraunhofer Umsicht, WtERT Germany started the realization of the Tunisian waste management´s modernization as planned in 2018.
WtERT Germany Waste Management`s Response to Climate Change, August 2019
WtERT Crowdsourcing Campaign gets patronage from the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection (StMUV).
WtERT Germany Waste Management`s Response to Climate Change, June 2019
WtERT wants to show solidarity with the Fridays for Future movement, but also with statements from Scientists for Future and engage in a global crowd sourcing campaign framing a response of the municipal solid waste (MSW) community to Climate Change.
WtERT Germany Minutes of Meeting of Global WtERT Council in Heraklion, June 27th, 2019
During the 7th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Heraklion Global WtERT Council members from Greece, France, Italy, Germany, Colombia, Chile and USA met with guests from Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Singapore and Greece as well as Antonis Mavropoulos from ISWA to discuss, how to start the WtERT Crowd Sourcing Campaign "Waste Management´s Response to Climate Change”.