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Environmental responsibility

 

Environmental responsibility

 

Managing the environment
Highlights 2011
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  • Environmental management system tools modified to facilitate the prevention of environmental offences per the 231 Model
  • Innovations in the environmental field regarding the inertisation and re-use of fly ash
Energy sources and efficiency
Highlights 2011
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  • New CO-FER certificates of origin for green energy
  • The Clean Development Mechanism commenced with a project to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Montenegro.
  • Recognition of White Certificates for High-yield Cogeneration for the Monterosso (BG) plant
Responsible waste management
Highlights 2011
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  • Improvement in planning for maximising the recovery of the residual fraction of solid urban waste.
  • The first six steps in the Action Plan to reduce urban waste in the Lombardy Region (P.A.R.R.) continued.
  • The waste treatment platform at Castenedolo (BS) extended.
Responsible water management
Highlights 2011
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  • 45 water points put into service by A2A
  • The Gissi thermoelectric power station only uses recycled water and does not produce discharges of water
Protection of the environment
Highlights 2011
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  • Testing of the release of the vital minimum flow with ecological and physical and chemical monitoring
  • The emissions of the A2A waste to energy plants can be found online
  • The system for the catalytic reduction of the nitrogen oxides at the Lamarmora cogeneration plant in Brescia has become fully operational
  • Sleeve filters for reducing dust at the Brescia waste to energy plant have become fully operational