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Information for South Humber Bank Energy Centre, South Humber Bank Power Station, South Marsh Road, Stallingborough, Grimsby

Status: Potential
Planning Region: Yorkshire & the Humber
Planning Sub-Region: North East Lincolnshire
Operator: EP UK Investments (EPUKI)
Capacity: 753,500 (RDF)
Campaign Group(s): Contact coordinator@ukwin.org.uk to be put in touch with those opposing this development.
Notes: The scheme was announced in August 2018, with stated intention for a planning application to submitted by the end of 2018 [Source, Source]. Planning permission was granted for the facility to operate up to 49.9MWe in April 2019 [Source]. According to the National Infrastructure Planning website the application for operation above 50MWe is expected to be submitted to the Planning Inspectorate in Q1 2020 [See NIP page for the project]. According to the Scoping Opinion: "The design capacity is 616,500 tonnes of RDF per annum rising to a maximum of 753,500 tonnes, depending on the net calorific value of the RDF" [Source]. It appears that the proposal intends to use conventional incineration to treat Refuse Derived Fuels. (Entry updated 2019-11-22)