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incineration

 [in-sin″ĕ-ra´shun]
the act of burning to ashes.
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incineration

(ĭn-sĭn″ĕr-ā′shŭn) [L. in, into, + cineres, ashes]
Destruction by fire; cremation.
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Fortum said that the agreement strengthens its position as an operator and maintenance provider of waste-to-energy plants in the UK.
Hundreds of these plants already exist around the world, transforming waste from major cities across Europe, Asia, the US, and most recently Africa, into energy."Other big cities do their treatment through "waste-to-energy plants" because they have a lot of advantages.
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said it has started receiving 2 MW power from a 12 MW capacity waste-to-energy plant set up in Ghazipur.
The waste-to-energy plant, set up by East Delhi Waste Processing Company Limited (EDWPCL), is set up to process above 1,500 tonnes per day (TPD) of waste and generate 12 MW of green power.
The waste-to-energy plant was set up under the public-private partnership (PPP) model between the Government of India and EDWP, and can process 1,500 tonnes per day of waste, generating 12 MW of energy in return.
Delhi Metro has become the first ever metro project in India to receive power generated from a waste-to-energy plant, Asian News International, ANI, reported on Wednesday, according to WAM.
ISLAMABAD -- The plan to set up a waste-to-energy plant to use the federal capital's per day garbage of about 500 to 600 tonnes for generating electricity, refused-derived fuel (RDF) and compost, awaits official nod.
Having conducted in-depth analysis of the Caribbean region, Cahill Energy had determined that Barbados represented the ideal location to invest in a waste-to-energy plant.
According to MCI's Project Director Qazi Omer, a waste-to-energy plant costing one billion rupees had the capacity to recycle over 800 tons of garbage.
An environmental group challenged the city government to rethink the P2.5-billion waste-to-energy plant, a joint project with the Japanese International Cooperation.
A committee will look into the concerns aired by complainants of the planned engineered sanitary landfill and waste-to-energy plant in Barangay Pabanlag, Floridablanca, according to the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
"The new project aims at running a waste-to-energy plant with a capacity of 600-1100 tons per day that can be used to generate electricity or to produce gas," Moqadis said in press remarks on Saturday.