Energy Friday 26 May 2017
25 May 2017

North London ERF expected to be operational in 2025

Video Report: Peter Sharpe, managing director of LondonWaste Ltd, has spoken to about the future of the Edmonton EcoPark site in North London, which is due to undergo a major revamp. The Edmonton site has ...


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17 May 2017

Renewable Energy Association forms landfill gas group


A dedicated landfill gas group has been set up by the Renewable Energy Association (REA), in response to demand from its members. Organisations to have participated in the formation of the group include waste firms Viridor, Biffa...

11 May 2017

Dry weather impacts green waste tonnages


A number of organics recyclers have reported a reduction in tonnages of green waste into their sites in recent weeks, thought to have been caused by the prolonged period of dry weather across the country. According to the MET ...

20 April 2017

Green Investment Bank sold to Macquarie for £2.3bn


The government’s Green Investment Bank (GIB) has been sold to the global banking firm Macquarie Group in a deal worth close to £2.3 billion, the Climate Change and Industry Minister Nick Hurd confirmed today (20 April). GIB, ...

20 April 2017

Bradford to supply Ferrybridge Multifuel plant


Bradford council has named Associated Waste Management (AWM) as the preferred bidder for its 12-year residual waste contract – with much of the city’s waste to be sent to the nearby Ferrybridge Multifuel plant. AWM – which ...

Blackburn Meadows 7 April 2017

Sheffield awarded funding to expand heat network


Sheffield council has been awarded £5.7 million in funding by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), to support the expansion of the city’s district heating network which uses heat from the Sheffield energy ...

Avonmouth 6 April 2017

Viridor appoints contractors for Avonmouth ERF


Waste and resources firm Viridor has appointed CNIM and Clugston Construction to develop its £252million Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) on an industrial site in Avonmouth on the outskirts of Bristol. The 33MW plant will burn up ...

4 April 2017

Eco completes Parley biomass EfW plant


Eco Sustainable Solutions, the organics and wood waste reprocessing company, has completed work on its £6 million combined heat and power (CHP) plant in West Dorset. The plant ...

4 April 2017

Gent Fairhead proposes taller chimney for Rivenhall EfW


The developer of a major energy from waste plant in Essex has resubmitted proposals for an environmental permit, after its initial plans were refused by the Environment Agency. Gent Fairhead & Co’s ...

Dundee MVV 27 March 2017

MVV secures permission for Dundee ERF


Dundee city council has granted planning permission for the development of an energy recovery facility to be operated by the German-owned waste company MVV Environment Services. The facility which would be located on Forties Road ...