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Information for Hooton Park Sustainable Energy Facility / "Hooton Bio Power", Hooton Park, North Road, Eastham

Status: Potential
Planning Region: North West
Planning Sub-Region: Merseyside
Operator: Pilkington UK
Capacity: ~128,000
Campaign Group(s): Contact to be put in touch with those opposing this development.
Notes: Proposed gasification-type incinerator to burn RDF announced in October 2014, when it was reported that: "A planning application...will be submitted to St Helens Council in January 2015" [Source]. Local campaigners reported in September 2015 that whilst the planning application was on hold pending further consideration there were still concerns that it would go ahead. (Entry updated 2015-11-16)