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500k homes could be heated by burning waste

500k homes could be heated by burning waste: According to a new report, by 2030 more than half a million homes in the UK could be supported from low carbon heat generated by burning waste. Diverting the nation’s 27.5 million tonnes says Think tank Policy Connect – or 80% – of non-recyclable waste for low…
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Essex waste-to-energy facility gets go-ahead

Essex waste-to-energy facility gets go-ahead; A Rivenhall, Essex waste-to-energy (EfW) facility, has been given the go ahead after securing a revised environmental permit from the UK Environment Agency. The 49MW waste management plant will use biodegradable waste diverted from landfill and imported from abroad to burn to generate energy. The project will operate to strict…
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