Tag: Tadweer

Etihad teams with Tadweer on aviation biofuels from MSW

Etihad teams with Tadweer on aviation biofuels from MSW

October 16, 2018 |

In the UAE, Gulf News reports that Etihad Airways has signed an MOU with Tadweer, the Abu Dhabi Waste Management Center, to develop aviation biofuels from municipal solid waste with the end goal of the airline using the fuel for commercial flights. Under the agreement, the two companies will together develop the feasibility for such […]

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Tadweer to open UCO recycling facility in Abu Dhabi by year’s end

Tadweer to open UCO recycling facility in Abu Dhabi by year’s end

January 11, 2018 |

In the UAE, Tadweer will open the Abu Dhabi’s first used cooking oil recycling facility by the end of the year where it will produce biodiesel and other products. The project is in line with the government’s goal to reduce landfilling of waste by 60% by 2020. Most UCO in the emirate currently is either […]

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Tadweer and Masdar close to finishing UCO biodiesel R&D plant

Tadweer and Masdar close to finishing UCO biodiesel R&D plant

February 3, 2016 |

In the UAE, Tadweer is 75% completed with the installation of its joint UCO biodiesel production facility it is developing with Masdar Institute. The plant aims to significantly improve the efficiency of the production process through R&D. The two-year research agreement with the Masdar Institute follows on previous work that looked at producing UCO biodiesel […]

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Masdar, Tadweer launch Emirates effort to improve waste cooking to biodiesel conversion tehcnology

Masdar, Tadweer launch Emirates effort to improve waste cooking to biodiesel conversion tehcnology

September 1, 2014 |

In the Emirates, the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Tadweer, the Center of Waste Management – Abu Dhabi have inked a two-year R&D pact to explore imporvemtns in tehcnologies for the conversion of waste cooking oil to biodiesel. The groups will be joined in the project by Australia’s Laboratory for Turbulence Research in […]

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