Power Generation from Wastewater Treatment Sludge - Power Generation, Sludge Management, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020
- Published: June 2011
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Abstract on Insight Report
This BlueTech Research Insight Report explores the growing area of recovering or generating energy from Wastewater and Biosolids. The report includes estimates on the total energy recoverable and what is currently being recovered through processes such as Biogas from Anaerobic Digestion. It gives an overview of the sludge disposal market in light of changing regulations, and also presents developments in the European and Chinese sludge disposal markets. The growing technology areas included in the report are Microbial Fuel Cells, energy from urea and ammonia, and supercritical water oxidation. The report also features the BlueTech Research ”Key-Takeaways” on this market.
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1. Market Trends
1.1. Renewable Energy Portfolio Standards driving a search for ‘Green Electrons'
1.2. A lot of talk – still very little action as yet
1.3. Sludge Treatment & Disposal Costs
1.4. US EPA Incineration Regulations likely to impact Sludge Incinerators
1.5. China Adopting New Legislation in relation to Sludge Management
1.6. Europe - new Sewage Sludge Directive still in Draft Form
1.7. A Service Based Business Model is the obvious Path to Market for Sludge to
2.1. Microbial Fuel Cells / Bio-electrochemical Systems
2.2. Emefcy first to market with a Microbial Fuel Cell Technology
2.3. Bilexys moving from Australia to Europe
2.4. Six Convert receive Venture Funding from Nidus Investment Partners
2.5. Energy generation from Urea & ammonia in wastewater
2.6. Supercritical Water Oxidation
3. Venture Capital Investments