46 viable projects have been identified to use waste energy to heat Scottish homes

It is encouraging to see how waste energy is being used.  Mark McLaughlin writes in The Times about projects identified in Scotland.   Harnessing waste energy ‘could heat a fifth of Scottish homes in ten years’ Heat generated by industrial and natural sources could warm a fifth of Scotland’s homes within the next decade, renewable … Continue reading 46 viable projects have been identified to use waste energy to heat Scottish homes

A new system in Scotland for capturing industrial waste heat

Mure Dickie provides a good article in the Financial Times about a newly developed system for capturing industrial waste energy heralds a “second golden age for Scottish steam”.   Start-up envisages second golden age of Scottish steam It has been a long time since Scotland was known as a leader in steam technology, but a … Continue reading A new system in Scotland for capturing industrial waste heat

Focus on waste heat recovery

EiD has received a valuable contribution from Marco Baresi, vice-president of Italcogen, the Confindustria association of manufacturers of CHP and waste heat recovery equipment in Italy. In reviewing a new report from the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation, he shows the importance of waste heat recovery in Europe and that the EU’s Energy Efficiency Directive … Continue reading Focus on waste heat recovery