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Information for Slough Energy from Waste Facility, Colnbrook, Slough

Status: Potential
Planning Region: South East
Planning Sub-Region: Berkshire
Operator: S Grundon Waste and Viridor
Capacity: 440,000
Campaign Group(s): Contact coordinator@ukwin.org.uk to be put in touch with those opposing this development.
Notes: Planning application subitted for conventional incinerator in August 2019 (P/17826/000). In October 2019 it was reported that "the intended site for Lakeside Energy interferes with its plans for a Heahrow rail link" and that "the site will have to be redesigned" [Source]. It was announced in February 2019 that this site was chosen to replaces the Lakeside Energy from Waste Plant which opened in October 2010 [Source].The Airports Commission stated in November 2014 that: "The proposed airfield expansion [at Heathrow] would require the removal and replacement of the Lakeside Energy from Waste plant..." [Source]. (Entry updated 2019-11-22)