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Renewables made up half of net electricity capacity added last year

Renewables made up half of net electricity capacity added last year | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Experts hail rapid transformation that will see clean energy outgrow fossil fuels in the next five years - but warn UK is failing to exploit huge potential
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The data in this article demonstrates that 'renewable' waste-to-energy is not the solution for renewable energy, and that there are other more efficient examples.

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Europe Aims to Close Loophole on Wood Energy

Europe Aims to Close Loophole on Wood Energy | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Europeans are working to close a loophole in their climate rules that promotes harmful wood energy.
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Could anaerobic digestion combat drug-resistant 'superbugs'?

Could anaerobic digestion combat drug-resistant 'superbugs'? | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
UK malt suppliers and producers Muntons has revealed that by-products formed at its anaerobic digestion (AD) plants could eventually be used to combat drug-resistant "superbugs" such as E. coli. - edie news centre
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An interesting intersection of the pharmaceuticals industry and zero waste technology. Could this present the future to our drug problem?

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