EC-Link Project, together with EU experts coming from Sweden are supporting Zhuhai municipality in improving local waste to energy plant in light of the planned second phase development.
EC-Link and Swedish experts from Sweco, during an initial site visit, were introduced in detail to the plant and the newly introduced technology. The site visit was very useful to have in depth discussion about on-going processing, management and maintenance systems.
Swedish experts presented their extensive experience on solid waste separation and collection in Sweden, policy strategy, techniques and best practices; moreover, from Chinese side, China Environmental Design & Research Institute introduced Chinese national policy and implementation strategies in solid waste sector.
The technical discussion focused on following main aspects:
- How to treat the fly ash;
- What are the main methods which have been used in European countries;
- The standard of emission of EU in recent years;
- Suggestions of new technology to prevent high temperature corrosion problems.
After intensive technical discussion between Chinese and European experts, both sides have a good understanding of the work to be performed; it was agreed that EU experts will present a technical report providing comments and suggestions to improve introduced plans to be finalized by September 2019.