Monday, 20 March 2017

Projects of the City of Rijeka presented at the annual conference of the European Healthy Cities Network

The representative of the City of Rijeka took part in the annual meeting of the WHO European Healthy Cities Network held in the Hungarian city of Pecs. During the conference Rijeka presented its projects “The Society in Which I Learn and Feel Good” and “Rijeka in Movement“. Furthermore, a meeting of a particular group operating within the European Healthy Cities Network was held addressing healthy ageing problems, in which the City of Rijeka also takes part.

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Monday, 20 March 2017

A new landfill gas power plant on the former landfill site

The landfill gas power plant, situated on the rehabilitated landfill site Viševac has been put into trial operation. It is a plant that for the production of electricity uses gas generated by the decomposition of organic compounds, which otherwise would be burned, whereby reducing emissions of landfill gas and achieving energy efficiency. The plant is worth HRK 10 million, exclusive of VAT, and is entirely financed by utility company Čistoća.

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