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Questions residents must ask about Cleveland’s proposed municipal waste plant
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Questions residents must ask about Cleveland’s proposed municipal waste plant

Cleveland Public Power is proposing to build a new “waste-to-energy” plant at the Ridge Road Transfer Station.  The plant, which would be classified as a municipal waste incinerator, would “gasify” waste in a combustion process, and use the gas to run a small electric power generating plant. Clevelanders must ask […]

Community discussion on the City of Cleveland’s plans to develop a waste-to-energy gasification facility
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Community discussion on the City of Cleveland’s plans to develop a waste-to-energy gasification facility

CLEVELAND — “Environmental Health Watch, Earth Day Coalition, the Greater Cleveland Clean Air Campaign and Ohio Citizen Action are hosting a community presentation and discussion on May 10, 2011 at the Cleveland Environmental Center. The goal of the presentation and discussion is develop community understanding about the economic development that […]

Trash-to-energy proposal draws skepticism
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Trash-to-energy proposal draws skepticism

COLUMBUS – “A technology called gasification is generating enthusiasm among Cleveland officials as a next step in making the city a center for green energy and sustainability. But some environmental groups say the technology isn’t as environmentally friendly as its proponents claim, and are calling for more scrutiny… ” “‘These […]