“demand-driven” application of the district heating technology – as opposed to “production-driven”.
Ideas to Stimulate Waste to Energy Development in Ukraine
Issues concerning the use of municipal solid waste-to-energy are pressing and urgent due to a high replacement potential of traditional energy by waste energy. Today almost all municipal wastes are stored on landfills, about 160 thousand ha of the territory of Ukraine is covered by waste. It is estimated by the Environmental Ministry that the overall volume of solid municipal waste on landfills accounts for about 311 bln tons.