News and events

Want to talk with us in person at a conference? Interested in the latest news in the field of energy recovery? Here’s a quick overview of what has been happening around our company. 


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  • Date: January; 12; 2015 | Author:

    Third major contract in the UK: Viridor Dunbar Energy Recovery Facility

    Third major contract in the UK: Together with our consortium partner, Interserve Construction, we have signed an EPC/turnkey contract to build Viridor’s Dunbar Energy Recovery Facility, located to the East of Edinburgh.

  • Date: January; 08; 2015 | Author:

    A Europe without landfills and Russian gas

    Some 80 million tonnes of waste end up at landfills in the EU each year. At the same time, Europe imported 106 billion cubic metres of gas from Russia in 2012. In light of these trends, Dr. Ella Stengler, Managing Director of CEWEP, would like to see more of the cleaner and more secure energy that is produced by waste-to-energy plants in Europe.

  • Date: January; 08; 2015 | Author:

    Ultraclean waste water

    Waste water. The word does not attach itself to clean spring water, but in actual fact, the quality requirements for water recovered from waste combustion at plants such as Copenhill, ARC's Amager Bakke, are more stringent than the requirements for our drinking water.

  • Date: December; 22; 2014 | Author:

    Activities in the Middle East: Come and meet us at the World Future Energy Summit and the EcoWASTE 2015 Conference

    Come and meet us at the World Future Energy Summit and the EcoWASTE 2015 Conference, UAE. Pay a visit to the Danish Cleantech pavilion, Hall 8, Booth 8140.

  • Date: December; 19; 2014 | Author:

    New orders for our licensee, Grantop in China

    New orders for our licensee, Grantop in China: Grantop (Guangzhou Environment Protection Investment Co. Ltd.) has been awarded contracts for two new waste-to-energy plants in China. The new projects are the Nansha waste-to-energy plant and the Zengcheng waste-to-energy plant.

  • Date: December; 17; 2014 | Author:

    Expanding our presence in Poland

    We have appointed Maciej Kolator as Business Development Director for the Polish market. Maciej has a strong experience within the energy and environmental industry. This appointment further reinforces the commitment of both B&W Vølund and our parent company B&W to the development of the renewable energy sector in Poland.

  • Date: December; 03; 2014 | Author:

    A career within cleantech?

    A career within cleantech? We are hiring! Would you like to contribute to renewable energy solutions of tomorrow? We are busy, and we are looking for new colleagues to our offices in Esbjerg and Glostrup, Denmark. Check out our individual job listings.

  • Date: November; 14; 2014 | Author:

    See you in Venice

    Venice 2014 Symposium, 17 - 20 November 2014: Meet us at the 5th International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste. During the symposium we will present two papers.

  • Date: October; 10; 2014 | Author:

    Extended service agreement: Stress-free maintenance shutdowns

    Staff at Norway's Forus Energigjenvinning don't worry about maintenance work and annual shutdowns: they concentrate on operations. An extended service agreement manages the maintenance shutdown and ensures that daily operations manager Rune Dirdal can rest easy when it comes to health, safety and the environment.

  • Date: October; 09; 2014 | Author:

    First sod cut for new biomass-fuelled CHP plant for Skærbækværket, Denmark

    There were many smiling faces on hand when the first sod was cut for the expansion of the plant Skærbækværket in Fredericia, Denmark. By 2017, the wood chip-fuelled combined heating and power (CHP) plant will supply 280,000 local residents with climate-friendly district heating and electricity.