Numerous companies and organizations followed our call for Best Practice Projects focusing on Biomass & Waste to Energy. The top ten projects have now been selected and will be part of the R20 Austrian World Summit in May. The projects ranging from „Sustainability Packages“ for Ethiopian housholds to municipal solid waste treatment systems in Mumbai. The selected companies and organisations all have one thing in common: They make a significant contribution to realise sustainable projects with their technologies and know-how in developing and emerging countries.
The call was part of the brainbows Post-Paris-Navigator, an initiative supported by the Austrian Development Agency and the Austrian Economic Chambers.
Sustainability package for households in Ethiopia
Holistic project to improve life quality of the rural population
Submitter: Caritas and Vorarlberger Kraftwerke
Location: Meki, Ethiopia
Center for Recycling and Refuse Derived Fuel in thailand
Knowhow and experiences gaining to be used in projects of African countries
Submitter: Wongpanit International Co., Ltd.
Location: City Nakornthai, Province Phitsanulok, Thailand
Clean Successor to Fossil Fuels in Ethiopia and Kenya
Creating value from untapped resources
Submitter: NextFuel Technology GmbH
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia & Kisumu, Kenya
Demo Composting plant in Oran, Algeria
Zero Waste, Energy Efficiency and capacity building program
Submitter: Compost Systems as the supplier of technology and design services, R20 for the management and local organization
Location: Oran, Algeria
Virunga Mountain Gorilla Project in Ruanda
Improving living conditions and habits through efficient cooking stoves
Submitter: Likano Project Development GmbH in cooperation with International Gorilla Conservation Program (IGCP)
Location: 4 Districts - Rubavu, Nyabihu, Musanze and Burera - around the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda
Municipal Solid Waste treatment plant in Mumbai, India
Mumbai's waste management market and working solutions
Submitter: Compost Systems GmbH
Location: Kanjur, Mumbai, India
First Waste-To-Energy Hybrid Facility in Naga City, Philippines
A private sector contribution to sustainable solid waste management - where waste is put in the right place under the right process.
Submitter: IUT GmbH - Innovation. Umwelt. Technologie.
Location: Naga City, Cebu, Philippines
Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) management in Loh Djiboua, Ivory Coast
Valorisation of Municipal Solid Waste creating new sustainable jobs in the region
Submitter: R20 Regions of Climate Action.
Location: Loh Djiboua, Ivory Coasts
Circular Bio-Economy Project, Condoto, Colombia
Bio Carbon Refinery based Renewable Energy
Submitter: energy4future Gmbh (e4f); Extracon S.A.; Concejo Comunitario Mayor Condoto – Iró, Colombia
Location: Condoto, Province Chocó, Colombia
Atmove - biomethane mobility for Brazil
Innovation for small and medium farmers and the climate using residuals from agriculture (manure, organic waste material, organic by products) as fuel and fertilizer
Submitter: Spirit Design GmbH
Location: Itaipu - Foz do Iguacu, Parana, Brazil