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Performance and design optimisation of the HERU waste treatment system



Funding body

Manik Ventures Ltd


Principal investigator: Dr Hussam Jouhara

Project description

The patented, micro-scale Home Energy Recovery Unit (HERU) is designed to fit seamlessly into domestic properties; processing all domestic waste into clean energy, to generate hot water for the household. Using controllable and safe heat pipe technology, the waste is heated, decomposed and transformed into synthesized gas, which is cleaned prior to efficiently venting to the atmostphere.