Solid Waste & Recycling

Green, Alternative Energy

  • Biomass Utilization

    June 1, 2011 by John Nicholson

    [From the CleanTech Canada supplement]

  • Feature Energy

    Landfill Gas Checklist

    June 1, 2011 by Jeffrey Karp & Stephen Batiste

    The potential benefits of developing landfill gas-to-energy (LFGE) projects are substantial, and should be A-list priorities for cash-strapped municipalities seeking new and creative sources of revenue. These projects turn greenhouse gas into…

  • Welcome to the Machine

    February 1, 2011 by Paul van der Werf

    Some interesting technological approaches are being developed to deal with organic wastes that focus on thermo-chemical rather than biological processes. They have the potential to alter the landscape of organic wastes can be managed.Primarily…

  • Feature Energy

    Wind Power

    December 1, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Incorporated in 2008 by Justin Phillips and Alex Stuart, Global Wind Group Inc. (GWG) is a Winnipeg, Manitoba-based CleanTech company. GWG designs and sells vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) technology. Global Wind Group’s value proposition is…

  • Feature Energy

    Check-It Out!

    December 1, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    “It all started with a $300 power bill,” says Jami Manastyrski, founder of Check-It Monitoring Solutions Inc. “I knew that something had to be done, but I didn’t have any tools to help me understand the problem.” Thus was born the monitoring…

  • Wright Tech, Green Rite had no dealings with Rahim Jaffer: owner

    April 26, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Wright Tech Systems and Green Rite Solutions say that they did not have any “financial dealings” with former M…

  • Oregon to get new plasma gasification facility

    March 15, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    As reported by the U.S.-based Waste Business Journal (, S4 Energy Solutio…

  • Ontario closer to waste-energy

    February 27, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    The Ontario Ministry of the Environment (MOE) has released the Notice of Completion of the Review of the Dur…

  • SDTC announces cleantech funding

    February 27, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Entrepreneurs and technology developers across Canada can now submit Statements of Interest to the SD Tech F…

  • Calgary conference to focus on clean energy

    February 27, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA)’s upcoming Annual Conference & Exhibition (ACE) w…