Energy Monday 14 June 2021
10 June 2021

Sweden overtakes the Dutch for English RDF imports

Rolling figures to April 2021 show Sweden has overtaken the Netherlands as the most popular destination for exports of refuse derived fuel (RDF) from England for the first time. According to data obtained from the Environment ...

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NEWS ARCHIVE

13 April 2021

Construction of Fife EfW plant to begin this summer

 

Renewable energy developer Brockwell Energy has named  Hitachi Zosen Innova (HZI) as its preferred bidder for the construction of a 240,000 tonne energy from waste (EfW) facility in Fife, Scotland. Construction of the ...

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. The barges will be able to carry 20 waste containers each, containing a total of 270 tonnes of residual waste. ...

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...