Ingenuity talks: Is waste-to-energy part of a sustainable future?

Green Transition 26 September 2019 Bettina Kamuk

In a world with a growing population and increasing consumption, there is a pressing need to use our resources in the best possible way. This involves reducing waste generation, ensuring high-quality recycling, and using residual waste for efficient and clean energy generation at waste-to-energy facilities. Listen to Ramboll’s podcast about ideas that help solve global problems.

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