Energy Thursday 25 April 2019
24 April 2019

Scotland ‘failing in landfill ban preparation’

Local authorities and commercial waste operators in Scotland have failed to make adequate preparations for the upcoming landfill ban, a report to the Scottish Government has said. And, the Eunomia report commissioned by the ...

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8 April 2019

ULEZ sees organic waste firm switch to biogas trucks

 

South London organic waste treatment company Bio Collectors is running seven vehicles on compressed natural gas (CNG) in order to comply with the capital’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ). The ULEZ, which comes into force from ...

5 April 2019

Hull gasification project appoints new contractor

 

The developer of a 240,000 tonnes-per-year capacity waste gasification plant in Hull, Energy Works (Hull) Ltd, has appointed engineering firm Black & Veatch to oversee the completion of the facility. This comes after the ...

4 April 2019

City Hall ‘sees no need’ for more EfW capacity in London

 

Any further attempts to develop Energy from Waste (EfW) facilities in London will be challenged by the Mayor of London and his office, the Deputy Mayor for the Environment has said. Shirley Rodrigues was speaking at the London ...

2 April 2019

Amey to appeal Waterbeach EfW decision

 

Amey has announced that it is appealing Cambridgeshire county council’s decision to block its proposed energy from waste (EfW) facility at the Waterbeach Waste Management Park near Cambridge. In September 2018, the council ...

27 March 2019

FCC Environment in £480m EfW project with Tata

 

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) and FCC Environment have announced that £480 million in funding has been secured to construct a 600,000 tonne capacity EfW plant in Lostock, Cheshire. The funding was agreed between the ...

26 March 2019

Cheshire waste wood gasification facility ‘fully operational’

 

The 170,000 tonnes-per-year capacity ‘Ince Bio Power’ waste wood gasification facility in Cheshire is now fully operational, developer Bioenergy Infrastructure Group (BIG) announced today (26 March). Ince Bio Power forms part ...

26 March 2019

Waste exporters warned of Dover ‘no-deal’ disruption

 

As uncertainty over the UK’s future relationship with Europe continues, Defra has warned businesses in the waste sector to identify ‘alternative export routes’ to avoid disruption to services in a no-deal Brexit. Ministers ...

25 March 2019

EfWs on target at Viridor but Glasgow losses loom

 

Pennon Group today reported good progress on its subsidiary Viridor’s suite of energy from waste plans under development but could face having to make further provisions for losses over its Glasgow facility. In an update ahead ...

22 March 2019

Rookery Pit ERF reaches financial close

 

Veolia is to supply the feedstock for a major waste facility in Bedfordshire - the Rookery Pit Energy Recovery Facility - which achieved financial close today (22 March). Veolia owns a 20% stake in the 545,000 tonnes-per-year ...

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