Residents of four East Riding villages are concerned that plans for a biomass plant on the outskirts of Leven could harm their community. The proposed facility would be built on a site next to the A1 65 Leven bypass, and would treat commercialand household waste, as well as animal slurry, collected from a 50 mile radius. Read the […]
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VILLAGERS in the East Riding have voiced their concern over plans to build a biomass plant on their doorstep. Residents in Leven, Catwick, Brandesburton and Long Riston say building an anaerobic digester plant on a site near the A165 Leven bypass will cause major disruption and damage to the environment. Read the full article on […]
Villagers have joined forces to oppose plans to build a huge waste-to-energy plant nearby. Developers 3AD3 Ltd are proposing to build the 5.1MW plant about half-a-mile from Leven at Little Catwick Quarry in East Yorkshire. The anaerobic digestion plant would convert 128,000 tonnes of waste, including commercial and domestic waste, animal slurry and glycerol, a […]
Leven residents say they will fight plans to build a waste treatment plant near their village. The plant, which would treat both commercial and household waste, would be built on the site of a gravel quarry near the petrol station just off the A165 Leven by-pass. Read the full article on the Driffield Today website.
A man injured in a gas explosion at a Cambridgeshire farm is in a “critical, but stable” condition, Addenbrooke’s has confirmed. The man, who worked for Austrian firm Himmel, was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital by ambulance with ‘critical injuries’. Read the full article on the Cambridge News website.
Milton Hill residents were celebrating earlier this week as plans for an Anaerobic Waste Digester were withdrawn. Energy company M2G Renewable submitted a planning application to Vale of White Horse District Council last December to build the digester at Grove Farm. However, the application was withdrawn following the depth of feeling against the plans. Read […]
Ramsbottom Against the Waste Site (RAWS) is the name given to the group of Ramsbottom residents leading the protest against the proposed Anaerobic Digestion (AD) & landfill applications by Tamar, Marshalls & Peel Holdings at Fletcher Bank Quarry, Ramsbottom. The group, which comprises of many professional people from varied walks of life, was formed following […]
A worker died after being overcome by fumes while trying to fix an anaerobic biodigester on a Dorset farm, an inquest has heard. Matthew Pitt, 29, was working on the giant tank full of slurry and farming waste at Lowbrook Farm in Belchalwell in June 2009 when it happened. Read the full article on the […]
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Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, has presented a petition to Parliament rejecting proposals for a new biomass and anaerobic digestion facility in Huntington. The petition, which contained 295 signatures, was started by local residents who were concerned about the impact such a development would have on the surrounding area. Read the full article on […]