Energy Saturday 22 October 2016
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Making EfW heat pipe dreams a reality

Nadeem Arshad, head of Waste and energy at law firm Bevan Brittan, discusses the Government’s £320 million support for heat networks and the 'golden opportunity' for the Energy from Waste (EfW) sector. The government this week ...


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Plans are being explored to use heat from the Edmonton EcoPark in North London by Enfield council's energetik Ltd 18 October 2016

Government offers £39m funding for district heat networks


Funding worth up to £39 million is being offered to local authorities and public sector bodies to develop ‘heat networks’ to capture excess heat from industrial facilities – which could include Energy from Waste (EfW) plants.

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Aberdeen EfW vote splits councillors


A divisive plan to erect a 150,000 tonnes-per-year waste incinerator in Aberdeen has been voted through by the city council. Aberdeen city council voted by 24 votes to 13 to conditionally approve planning for the £150 million ...

MVV's Devonport EfW, which has boosted sales in its first full year of operation 11 October 2016

MVV plays down Brexit risks ahead of Dundee bid


MVV Environment’s UK director has insisted the EfW specialist is “committed” to securing new sites – after its German parent company stated it was ‘closely monitoring’ the outcome of Brexit. Paul Carey, managing ...

Work has already begun on an EfW plant to burn oversize material at the Christchurch site 11 October 2016

Eco Sustainable Solutions plans two EfW plants


Organics and wood waste reprocessing company Eco Sustainable Solutions is planning for the construction of two Energy from Waste (EfW) plants at its site in Christchurch, Dorset. The company is ...

An artist's impression of the proposed £80m EfW plant 5 October 2016

Carlisle gasification plant given planning approval


Plans for a 225,000 tonnes-per-year capacity gasification energy from waste plant in Carlisle have been approved today (5 April) by Cumbria county council. The estimated £80 million plant is being developed by a consortium of ...

Launch of the Local Green Points scheme in King's Lynn and West Norfolk (l-r): Representative from Hospital Radio Lynn; Representative from Scotty’s Little Soldiers; Graham Simmonds, Managing Director of Local Green Points; Councillor Brian Long, Cabinet Member for Environment; Representative from Mind; Representative from the Rotary Club of King’s Lynn 26 September 2016

News in brief (26/09/2016)


With news on: Glass collection guidance; West Norfolk recycling incentives scheme; Dagenham food waste campaign, and; Southwark facility opens to public.

Installation of the 70m steel stack at the Allerton Park Waste Recovery Plant was completed this month 26 September 2016

GIB-financed Allerton EfW plant edges closer


Construction work on the long-delayed Allerton Park Waste Recovery Plant near Knaresborough is ‘on track’ for the facility to come on-stream in early 2018, waste firm Amey has revealed. The announcement follows a ‘major ...

Gatwick will process Category 1 waste on-site, which includes waste from non-EU flights 23 September 2016

Energy from Waste round-up (23/09/2016)


With news on: Ballast Phoenix wins North London IBA contract; Clean Power EfW gets green light, and; Gatwick Airport to build on-site incinerator   Ballast Phoenix awarded North London IBA deal

The EEW plant in Delfzijl 20 September 2016

Chinese eye UK energy from waste plants


EXCLUSIVE: Chinese investors are targeting the UK energy from waste sector with funds available at low rates to complete deals. Confirmation of interest in the UK has come from the Chinese-owned German-based business EEW Energy ...

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