Sweden imports waste from European neighbors to fuel waste-to-energy program

Sweden’s waste incineration plants generate 20 percent of Sweden’s district heating. When it comes to recycling, Sweden is incredibly successful. Just four percent of household waste in Sweden goes into landfills. The rest winds up either recycled or used as fuel in waste-to-energy power plants. Burning the garbage in the incinerators generates 20 percent ofContinue reading “Sweden imports waste from European neighbors to fuel waste-to-energy program”

Bikini-clad cop in Sweden apprehends thief

In this photo provided by Jenny Kitsune Adolffson Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner is pinning a man to the ground who is suspected to have stolen a friend’s mobile phone as she said, in Stockholm Sweden, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn’t stop her from apprehendingContinue reading “Bikini-clad cop in Sweden apprehends thief”