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Innovative waste recovery solutions for industrial sites

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By ENGIE Axima

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As part of its effort to develop new services for industrial sites, ENGIE Axima is looking for ways to better manage and create value from waste, at a time when renewable energies are ever more present.

Purpose of the call for projects:

We would like to receive realistic proposals for creating added value from renewable energy sources and/or high-performance equipment at an industrial site involving making use of waste material and producing and using biogas/biofuels/hydrogen.

Deadline for responses: June 2, 2017

Rewards and benefits for finalists and winners:

  • Finalists will be able to pitch their project for representatives from ENGIE Axima, local authorities and our industrial partners.
  • Winners will potentially be able to develop a POC for their solution at a large industrial site and to jointly design a services offer with ENGIE Axima
  • If the POC is successful, the winning solution(s) will be included in new offers from ENGIE Axima

Detailed description:

As part of a major industrial project, ENGIE Axima is looking for solutions for developing renewable energies in waste management and recovery, in particular for the following:

  • Potential for recycling waste for biogas
  • Fueling stations providing biofuels and/or hydrogen produced from waste

Candidates should be able to provide a proto-design for their solution.

Eligibility and selection criteria:

  • Appropriateness for the subject
  • Innovative nature of the proposal- Solidity of the proposed business model
  • Feasibility / economic viability
  • Development potential
  • Maturity of the solution
  • Energy efficiency
  • Project’s capacity to be launched quickly
  • Value for money
  • Duration of return on investment
  • Ease of implementation

Selection procedure:

  • Shortlisting of finalists
  • Pitch from shortlisted finalists for the selection committee, whose goal is to better understand the projects and help choose winners
  • Final round with selection of winners

Provisional timetable:
  • Deadline for submitting applications: June 2nd 2017
  • Assessment and selection of shortlisted finalists: June 9th 2017
  • Pitch from finalists for the selection committee and institutional and industrial partners during a special event during ENGIE Innovation Week: June 12-17th, 2017
  • Announcement of the winners: June 30th, 2017

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