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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.