TITLE

Where there's muck

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the business operation of Turin, Italy-based Amiat. The company collects and manages waste from the northern city of Turin and the surrounding area. The waste is a source of renewable energy that cuts the local-authority-owned company's carbon dioxide emissions and gives it a useful income stream. In 2008, 60 percent of the area's waste goes to landfill and the site is very close to the town. The company has been capturing the gas produced as the waste rots since 1985.
ACCESSION #
33643525

 

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