October 23, 2018 – Zurich
Site Visit to Waste Incineration Plant and Waste Management Plant of the City of Zurich: Ms.Mirjam Macchi Howell, Program Manager, Global Programme Climate Change Environment, SDC joined the delegation for a guided tour of the waste to energy plant at Hagenholz. Ms. Howell along with the delegation was welcomed by Mr. Peter Kreuzer, Head Data Management, ERZ City of Zurich and Mr.Daniele Todaro, Project Manager, ERZ City of Zurich. The site visit of the waste incineration plant of Zurich included a view of the incoming waste aggregation point, the different units where the waste gets processed for incineration, the incineration unit and the recycling unit. Each unit’s function was explained in detail by Mr.Todaro. It was explained that the waste to energy plant processes more than 100,000 tons of waste per year to produce heat and electricity.