The government has previously “accepted” a recommendation against granting new consents, but has now clarified local authorities can say “if they are minded to grant planning permission to such facilities”
Policy & Regulation
News and analysis on government policies and regulations impacting on the energy-from-waste, anaerobic digestion and biomass energy sectors.
The waste management sector has an "essential role" to play in reducing the EU's reliance on Russian gas and in tackling the climate crisis, including through the use of energy from waste technology, a trade body has said
Unison members working for the Environment Agency (EA) are being urged by trade union Unison to reject a 2% pay increase
UK: The ES for the Barry Biomass plant will be submitted by the end of the month
UK: Proposals for bioenergy generation in the UK’s Net Zero Strategy are likely to require an increase in the supply of sustainable biomass feedstocks by 2050