Energy Monday 12 April 2021
8 April 2021

Cory takes delivery of five waste barges  

Cory Riverside Energy has taken delivery of five waste barges as part of its Thames investment programme.

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30 March 2021

WH Malcolm’s Glasgow EfW appeal dismissed

 

Scottish ministers have dismissed logistic company WH Malcolm’s appeal against Glasgow city council’s decision to refuse the firm planning permission for an energy from waste (EfW) plant. WH Malcolm applied to Glasgow city ...

29 March 2021

Opinion: ‘Uneven tax burden will hit energy recovery’

 

Import and incineration taxes have been introduced across Europe to promote material recycling and reduce CO2 emissions. However, uneven taxation creates an imbalance in the waste market and leads to a reduction in sustainable energy ...

26 March 2021

Viridor CEO sees room for ’10 more EfW plants’

 

VIDEO REPORT: In an exclusive interview with letsrecycle.com Kevin Bradshaw, chief executive of Viridor, highlights how the whole sector has been challenged by the pandemic; cites Viridor’s focus on infrastructure investment, ...

25 March 2021

Duo in legal case over Greatmoor income

 

A hearing in the Queen's Bench construction division of the High Court took place this week involving Buckinghamshire council and FCC Environment Buckinghamshire. The pair were listed in court documents twice with both sides as ...

24 March 2021

Wales outlines plans for EfW moratorium

 

The Welsh Government has given details of its moratorium on new energy from waste (EfW) plants, saying it will cover those of 10MW or greater and come into effect immediately. In a written statement published today (24 March...

22 March 2021

Eqtec and Idex could run Teesside RDF plant

 

Gasification company Eqtec says French energy firm Idex may look to enter the UK market through involvement with a proposed plant in Billingham, Teesside. Subject to the completion of a final review, Idex would provide the ...

19 March 2021

Cornwall ERC roof repairs to continue

 

Suez  is to begin further repairs on the roof of its  Energy Recovery Centre (ERC) in Cornwall in May, after it was first damaged by high winds in 2017.   While the cost of the works haven’t been disclosed, Suez...

9 March 2021

Remove plastic from ‘waste for incineration’, says Eunomia

 

Plastic must be removed from waste sent for 'incineration' to prevent the practice becoming more carbon intensive than landfill by 2035, according to environmental consultancy Eunomia. The consultancy says this should be achieved ...

Jacob Hayler 9 March 2021

ESA slams Dispatches waste documentary  

 

The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has slammed the Dispatches documentary last night, claiming its focus on energy from waste “ignored the bigger picture”. The documentary, called The Dirty Truth About Your Rubbish, ...