Curated Session: Energy Recovery
WTERT Session 1 — Organized by EEC|CCNY (1 CEU)
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
9:00 – 10:00
Moderator: Michael Greenberg, President, GT Environmental, Inc., Ohio
The Global WTERT Council is an academic-industry organization based in the U.S. with sister organizations in 12 countries. Its goal is to advance sustainable waste management through research, education and dissemination of information worldwide. At this time, the activities of WTERT-USA encompass research at the Earth Engineering Centers of City College of New York (EEC|CCNY) and Columbia University. This session includes research findings from applied and practical investigations associated with all aspects of sustainable waste management by EEC|CCNY. It will include an overview of sustainable waste management and how together with WTE they are connected to the food, energy, water (FEW) nexus. Specific presentations will focus on large-scale reuse efforts in New York City and technical evaluations on smaller-scale operations.