Energy Thursday 20 February 2020
20 February 2020

Wheelabrator scraps Hampshire EfW

Wheelabrator Technologies has announced today, 20 February, that it will “no longer proceed” with plans for a 500,000 tonne per year capacity energy from waste (EfW) plant in Hampshire. The follows a ‘strategic review’ the...


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12 April 2019

Banks asked to intervene over Sinfin EfW plant


Derbyshire and Derby councils have called for financial backers of the Sinfin waste treatment centre to intervene to 'secure the future' of the delayed facility. The plant, which was due to open in 2017, is being built on the ...

12 April 2019

Former Interserve director to head-up Cory


Dougie Sutherland, a former director of the outsourcing and construction firm Interserve, will replace Nicholas Pollard as the chief executive of Cory Riverside Energy. Cory has moved swiftly to announce the appointment, having ...

9 April 2019

Wheelabrator plans to develop Hampshire EfW


Incineration specialist Wheelabrator is seeking backing from the Secretary of State for Business, Greg Clark, to build a 450,000 tonnes per-year energy from waste plant near Andover in Hampshire. As the facility is deemed to be a ...

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 ...