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Information for Site of the old Llynfi Power Station, near Llangynwyd, Maesteg

Status: Potential
Planning Region: Wales
Planning Sub-Region: Bridgend
Operator: Morgan Credit Energy Wales Limited (Applicant) / DMG Ecological Energy (Agent)
Capacity: ~300,000
Campaign Group(s): Contact to be put in touch with those opposing this development.
Notes: In April 2019 a planning application [P/19/275/RLX] was submitted to vary a planning condition for a consented biomass plant [P/11/21/FUL] to change its feedstock from woodschip to RDF. (Entry updated 2019-06-07)

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