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24.01.2022

ESWET’s reaction to the proposed inclusion of Waste-to-Energy in the EU ETS

ESWET welcomes the ENVI Committee draft report on the revision of the EU ETS provided that any inclusion of the…

12.01.2022

ESR or ETS: Waste treatments should be in the same basket

The full position paper: “ESWET position on the proposed revision of the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) Directive and…

23.12.2021

How Waste-to-Energy delivers on renewable energy targets

Waste-to-Energy constitutes the link between circular economy and renewable energy: it ensures that non-recyclable waste – including the residues of…

17.12.2021

EU supports Dutch plans to recover CO2 from Waste-to-Energy plants

As announced by the European Commission on 15 December 2021, the broadening of the Dutch State Aid scheme has been…

16.12.2021

Waste-to-Hydrogen: a valid tool to help decarbonise the EU industry

The proposal for a new “EU hydrogen and gas markets decarbonisation package” rightly seizes the urgence of up-taking all available…

29.11.2021

ESWET bets on the uptake of Hydrogen and CCUS in Waste-to-Energy

ESWET established two Working Groups with experts from the sector, one on carbon capture, utilisation and storage technologies (CCUS) and…

18.11.2021

EU Waste Shipment Regulation should not incentivise landfills capacity

ESWET welcomes the Commission’s proposal to revise the waste shipment Regulation to reduce waste exports and treat municipal waste in…

15.11.2021

Can the EU Taxonomy be truly sustainable without covering non-recyclable waste?

On 25 October 2021, ESWET’s event “Waste-to-Energy: The Beauty or the Beast?“ gathered NGOs, policymakers and trade associations to discuss…

27.10.2021

EVENT – “Waste-to-Energy: The Beauty or The Beast?”

Watch the recording of the event here! Download the slides of the presentations here! How will European waste management look…

19.10.2021

A sustainable circular economy needs taxonomy criteria for residual waste treatment

A statement signed by CEWEP, ESWET, FEAD and MWE The Platform on sustainable finance is finalising its draft criteria for activities contributing to four…