Recently, in the framework of Life Cogeneration project was conducted CATI survey. The results obtained during the survey will be shared successively on our Facebook website. Today, we would like to announce the first question and answers of the respondents: According to your opinion, does the increased amount of waste generated in Poland pose an important issue for the environment?
Arkadiusz Primus, president of the company Investeko SA coordinating the Life Cogeneration, warns about the problem that awaits Poland in 2016.. Read the text which published the magazine New Industry about what the penalties for not adjusting to a landfill ban high-calorie wastes.
On the 17th of November 2015 in the Beskid Hotel, in Nowy Sacz was organized a debate concerning the use of innovative technologies for the management of the calorific fraction of municipal waste and sewage sludge. The debate was attended by 28 guests. Among the participants were the representatives of local authorities, waste management centers, local business enterprises, representatives of the energy sector, companies involved in waste management and representatives of the scientific community of the province of Małopolska.
LIFEcogeneration.pl team visits United Kingdom! 23-25 November 2015 we had a chance to discover absolutely outstanding LIFE+ environment project called ACUMEN (LIFE11 ENV/UK/000402). The goal of the ACUMEN project was to demonstrate approaches to reducing methane emissions from closed landfills. At Strumpshaw, Norfolk County we were shown sensational Stirling engines and biofilters. Than we visited one of Norfolk County's material recovery facility and met County's landfill and MRF managers.
The finale of the visit was to sign the declaration of cooperation between Investeko SA and The Environment Agency in providing mutual support in the implementation of our environment projects. ACUMEN is a partnership project between the Environment Agency, Norfolk County Council, Ground-Gas Solutions, Biogas Technology Ltd, the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change, the UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs and Warsaw University of Technology. We invite you to visit ACUMEN website: https://www.gov.uk/…/acumen-assessing-capturing-and-utilisi…
On the 30th of November 2015 in the Polonia Hotel, Biała Podlaska was organized a debate concerning the use of innovative technologies for the management of the calorific fraction of municipal waste and sewage sludge. The debate was attended by 28 guests. Among the participants were the representatives of local authorities, waste management centers, local business enterprises, representatives of the energy sector, companies involved in waste management and representatives of the scientific community of the province of Lubelskie.
On 14-17 October 2015. Life Cogeneration project team with INVESTEKO, presented modern technology the use of waste, at the International Fair Romexpo (www.romexpo.ro) in Bucharest, Romania. During the 4-day fair were presented various technologies mainly using alternative energy sources such as solar, geothermal and wind. However, only our proposal was set to resolve another important problemu- the potential calorific waste and reducing their landfill. This alternative to obtain electricity and heat, met with great interest of visitors fairs and the exhibitors themselves.
On the 8th of October was a control of Cogeneration Project Life. During the visit the person controlling, Mr Dariusz Kobus, analyzed in the company's headquarters INVESTEKO progress of the project, the work of the project team, achieved goals and tasks that await us in the near future. In addition, audit covered the investment destination in Świętochłowice. We are pleased to share the information that the preliminary assessment by the inspection is positive, which means that the project is implemented in accordance with the objectives and guidelines. Currently, we are waiting for an official letter of control. Photos of control you can find in the gallery.
Latest information from midterm report of the LIFE cogeneration.pl- European Commission approved the measures implemented so far in the project, which means that tasks are executed in accordance with the objectives and management of the project promotes the effective implementation of the project. In addition, we enclose a letter we received directly from the European Commission. Photos of the letter can be viewed in the "Gallery".
Interview with Arkadiusz Primus, president of Investeko SA, a company coordinating the project life Cogeneration PL appeared once again in the "Puls Biznesu" the most important Polish business newspaper. Talks focused mainly on the situation of local governments in the context of the upcoming landfill ban have fuel properties. The publication can be read in the "Media about us".