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Information for Barton Renewable Energy Plant, Land to the South of Manchester Ship Canal and West of Barton Bridge, Davyhulme, Urmston, Trafford

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: North West
Planning Sub-Region: Greater Manchester
Operator: Peel Energy
Capacity: 200,000
Campaign Group(s): Breathe Clean Air Group (BCAG) and Biofuelwatch
Notes: In September 2018 it was announced that Peel energy surrendered their environmental permit [Source]. Planning permission granted on 16th May 2013, with a variation application submitted in September 2015 and approved in February 2016 (ref 86514/VAR/15) [Source].Proposal for incinerator to burn 90% biomass (70-75% "waste wood", some of which is potentially from civic municipal facilities, and "15-25% from other plant-derived biomass, such as managed forestry residues, energy crops and agricultural residues") and solid recovered fuel. Application submitted in December 2010, refused in November 2011 and sent for appeal in May 2012 [Source, view application. (Entry updated 2018-09-13)

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