Waste management and energy recovery are directly related to mitigation efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and thus contribute to ameliorate climate change and global warming. Here are some aspects.
HERE is an introduction to waste management and energy recovery (Wikipedia). Here is a picture of a waste treatment plant in Germany:
HERE is the EPA site on Solid Waste Management and Greenhouse Gases, with reports on
Environment New Jersey RSS News feedLast Updated on 2013-09-28 23:24:44Here is the Environment New Jersey RSS news feed. This shows climate change impacts at a state level.
Environment New Jersey:
Solar Rising: Report Ranks New Jersey Fourth in the Nation in Solar Power September 27, 2013 9:58 AM
Environment New Jersey Research & Policy Center released Lighting the Way: What We Can Learn from America’s Top 12 Solar States, a new report highlighting a solar energy boom across the country. The report ranks New Jersey 4rd in the nation per capita for solar installations. Although this makes New Jersey one of a dozen states that have led the nation in solar energy with supportive policies, we have slipped from first in the country. Last year, solar capacity in New Jersey grew by 43%, bringing it to a total of 971 Megawatts.
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