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Information for Brierley Hill Street Terminal, off Moor Street, Brierley Hill

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: West Midlands
Planning Sub-Region: Dudley
Operator: Clean Power Properties Ltd (owned and fully funded by Mountgrange Real Estate Opportunity Fund) and Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd, and possibly Biomass Power Ltd and Bouygues (UK) LTD
Capacity: ~100,000
Campaign Group(s): Say No tO the Waste-site (SNOW*)
Notes: As of January 2016 no waste can be brought onto the site and all existing RDF must be removed [Source]. Was a proposed pyrolysis-type incinerator (6MW Advanced Combustion Technology Facility). Planning application submitted in August 2014 was withdrawn in December 2014 following the Officer recommending refusal in line with the Environment Agency objection to the proposal [See planning ref P14/1265]. The appeal lodged in February 2014 (PINS ref 2211630) against the previous refusal by the planning committee in August 2013 was withdrawn in May 2014 and Clean Power Properties were required to pay costs to the local anti-incineration campaign group [Source]. Permit application was withdrawn in November 2014. (Entry updated 2016-01-20)