Menu Close

Incinerator information library

Information for Smiths Resource Recovery Centre, The Old Airfield, Moreton Valence

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: South West
Planning Sub-Region: Gloucestershire
Operator: Smiths (Gloucester) Ltd
Capacity: 60,000
Campaign Group(s): Gloucestershire Friends of the Earth and No Monster Incinerator in Gloucestershire (NoMoInGlo)
Notes: Gasification-type incinerator granted planning consent in September 2011 (11/0017/STMAJW). Intended to burn residues from the Moreton Valence Resource Recovery Centre. Some conditions were discharged in 2014. In March 2017 a variation application was submitted (17/0008/STMAJW) to request a doubling of plant capacity from 30,000 to 65,000. In January 2018 this variation application application was withdrawn. (Entry updated 2018-01-31)