Just when you think Germany has ceased to be the leading industrial nation in the world it was reputed to be for many decades in the past, here we see it again doing pioneering work in waste management and energy supply – definitely major concerns for all nations. And it is doing so using one of the crudest or most fundamental energy source – steam. Will other nations follow suit? Considering the fact that we all produce waste, burning our waste seems to be the most logical step. But is it the wisest choice for alternative energy source?