Welcome to ESWET

Energise your Waste - European Suppliers of Waste to Energy Technology - ESWET

ESWET - The European Suppliers of Waste to Energy Technology is the European Association representing manufacturers in the field of Waste-to-Energy technology

The main purpose of ESWET is to foster the development and the dissemination of Waste-to-Energy technology

ESWET also seeks to raise the awareness of the positive implications of the technology in terms of Better Waste Management, Energy and for the Environment

Upcoming Workshop


On the 30th of November, ESWET is organising its Annual Workshop in the Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. This year's workshop will be dedicated to the Circular Economy, with Mr Daniel Calleja Crespo, Director General for Environment of the European Commission.

For more information and to register, click here.


Latest ESWET News


Input Public Consultation on Risk Preparedness in the Area of Security of Electricity Supply

As the landscape of electricity generation, transmission, distribution and consumption changes, ESWET wants to underline the advantages WtE - representing a secure, predominantly local and partially biogenic fuel - can bring to the grid.

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Input Public Consultation on the Functioning of Waste Markets

ESWET provided input to various challenges to integrate Waste-to-Energy in the EU waste market.

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Input Public Consultation on the Circular Economy

ESWET would like to welcome the opportunity to provide input on the Circular Economy, ahead of the package’s re-release.

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Input Effort Sharing Decision Consultation

ESWET commented on the consultation on the Effort Sharing Decision. Waste-to-Energy is part of this Decision and should remain covered by it as it constitutes the best way to account for Waste-to-Energy’s Climate Benefits.

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Heat and Steam from Waste: Linking the Energy Union and the Circular Economy

On 18.06.2015, 14:00 - 15:30, ESWET co-organised an event during the EU Sustainable Energy Week to showcase the various contributions Waste-to-Energy can make towards the Energy Union and the Circular Economy

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ESWET welcomes the R1 Climate Correction Factor

Several years in the making, this factor recently adopted by the European Commission will take into account local climatic conditions and their influence on Waste-to-Energy plants' ability to use and export heat. The possibility to use heat for instance in District Heating systems significantly influences the resulting R1 value a plant can feature.

More information in the ESWET article in Waste Management World



ESWET supports the Circular Economy Package

Find here our Position Paper