Paradise recovered : energy production and waste management in island environments

@inproceedings{Mirandaa2004ParadiseR,
  title={Paradise recovered : energy production and waste management in island environments},
  author={Marie Lynn Mirandaa and Brack Haleb},
  year={2004}
}
  • Marie Lynn Mirandaa, Brack Haleb
  • Published 2004
In this study, we investigate the conclusions of a previous study by the authors regarding the competitiveness of waste-to-energy (WTE) technologies with data from Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico’s situation matches many of the conditions laid out in the earlier study and the island is currently seeking to modernize its energy production and waste management options. Examining production and environmental costs, we find that modern pollution control technology, high-energy production costs, and… CONTINUE READING

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