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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.