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Information for Dunbar EfW / "Oxwellmains EfW", Dunbar Landfill, Oxwellmains, Dunbar

Status: Existing
Planning Region: Scotland
Planning Sub-Region: East Lothian
Operator: Viridor
Capacity: 300,000
Campaign Group(s): Communities Against Toxics Scotland (CATsScotland) and Incensed Residents Against Toxic Emissions (IRATE) and Green Alternatives to Incineration in Scotland (GAINS)
Notes: Construction work started in July 2015 [Source]. In August 2018 it was announced that the plant had entered hot commisioning [Source]. Granted planning permission in December 2010 following a public inquiry [Source]. Planning condition to limit feedstock to a defined catchment area removed in October 2012 [Source]. It was reported in January 2019 that Interserve and Babcock and Wilcox had handed the facility over to Viridor [Source] (Entry updated 2019-03-13)

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