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Information for Edmonton EcoPark AKA "North London Heat and Power Plant", near the Edmonton Solid Waste Incinerator on Advent Way, Edmonton

Status: Potential
Planning Region: London
Planning Sub-Region: North London
Operator: North London Waste Authority
Capacity: 700,000
Campaign Group(s): Stop The Edmonton Incinerator Rebuild and Extinction Rebellion
Notes: Incinerator proposed to replace existing Edmonton incinerator by around 2025, to be located next to the current incinerator site. Consultation began in November 2014, with a second phase of consultation in June 2015 [Source]. A Development Consent Order was issue by BEIS in February 2017 and "construction preperation could start in 2019. The existing plant would be decommissioned and demolished 2028, once the new facility up and running." [Source, Source, See dedicated webpage]. Environmental Permit issue in June 2017 [EPR/UP3232AC/A001]. In August 2019 the local campaign group met their £10k target to "take the Government to court for failing to review" the Development Consent Order (See CrowdJustice page) (Entry updated 2019-08-14)

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Initial applications received for R1 status: 17 June 2019 (Environment Agency)

Uses data from https://ea.sharefile.com/share/view/sfc08f637d1644668 released by the Environment Agency under the Open Government License

PermitOperatorInstallation nameInstallation addressPermit statusWaste input (000s tonnes per annum)Incinerator typeCalculated R1 valueApplication R1 status grantedSource of data used in R1 calculationsDate R1 application status granted
UP3232ACNorth London Waste AuthorityEdmonton EcoparkEdmonton EcoPark, Advent Way, London, N128 3AGPermit issued700Municipal waste0.8YesDesign12/5/2016

Waste management for England 2018: Pre-operational (Environment Agency)

Uses data from Waste Data Interrogator 2018 - 2018 Waste Summary Tables for England - Version 2 released by the Environment Agency under the Open Government License

PermitOperator NameSite NameSite AddressFormer Planning RegionFormer Planning Sub-RegionEA AreaTypePermitted Capacity (tonnes)Tonnage Incinerated in 2006Tonnage Incinerated in 2007Tonnage Incinerated in 2008Tonnage Incinerated in 2009Tonnage Incinerated in 2010Tonnage Incinerated in 2011Tonnage Incinerated in 2012Tonnage Incinerated in 2013Tonnage Incinerated in 2014Tonnage Incinerated in 2015Tonnage Incinerated in 2016Tonnage Incinerated in 2017Tonnage Incinerated in 2018Comment
UP3232ACNorth London Waste AuthorityEdmonton EcoParkEdmonton EcoPark,Advent Way,LONDON, N18 3AGLondonNorth LondonHertfordshire and North LondonMunicipal and/or Industrial & Commercial675,000-------------still not operational - not built.

Information for Edmonton Solid Waste Incinerator, Advent Way, Edmonton

Status: Existing
Planning Region: London
Planning Sub-Region: North London
Operator: LondonEnergy (formerly London Waste Ltd) [See annual report]
Capacity: 620,000
Campaign Group(s): ?
Notes: The North London Waste Authority currently seem to intend to keep using Edmonton until 2025, with a replacement Energy from Waste facility expected to be in place by 2025 to keep the district heating scheme running [Source]. Tonnes burned: 370,933 (2005); 502,506 (2006); 513,622 (2007); 521,246 (2008); 383,153 (2009); 486,092 (2010); 541,098 (2011); 542,429 (2015); 511 ktpa (2017); 518 ktpa (2018). (Entry updated 2019-06-06)

Waste management for England 2018: Operational (Environment Agency)

Uses data from Waste Data Interrogator 2018 - 2018 Waste Summary Tables for England - Version 2 released by the Environment Agency under the Open Government License

PermitDate PermittedOperator NameSite NameSite AddressFormer Planning RegionFormer Planning Sub-RegionEA AreaTypePermitted Capacity (tonnage)Tonnage Incinerated in 2006Tonnage Incinerated in 2007Tonnage Incinerated in 2008Tonnage Incinerated in 2009Tonnage Incinerated in 2010Tonnage Incinerated in 2011Tonnage Incinerated in 2012Tonnage Incinerated in 2013Tonnage Incinerated in 2014Tonnage Incinerated in 2015Tonnage Incinerated in 2016Tonnage Incinerated in 2017Tonnage Incinerated in 2018Comment
YP3033BE01/08/2005London Energy LtdEdmonton EFW, EdmontonEdmonton EfW,Advent Way,LONDON, N18 3AGLondonNorth LondonHertfordshire and North LondonClinical75,0005,3927,2476,4647,19512,0135,7626,37512,85532911075664 664 470
YP3033BE01/08/2005London Energy LtdEdmonton EFW, EdmontonEdmonton EfW,Advent Way,LONDON, N18 3AGLondonNorth LondonHertfordshire and North LondonMunicipal and/or Industrial & Commercial675,000511266 510,831

Environment Agency 2018 Pollution Inventory: Substances

Uses data from the Pollution Inventory 2018 released by the Environment Agency under a special license

PermitEA AREA NAMEROUTE NAMESUBSTANCE NAMEREPORTING THRESHOLD (kg)QUANTITY RELEASED (kg)REGULATED INDUSTRY SECTORREGULATED INDUSTRY SUB SECTOR
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirAmmonia10006,070.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirCarbon monoxide10000032,230.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirNitrous oxide1000015,540.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirNitrogen oxides (NO and NO2) as NO2100000228,600.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirCadmium12EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirSelenium1000.8EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirZinc10084EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonWastewaterLead205.76EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirChlorine and inorganic chlorine compounds - as HCl1000010,020.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirParticulate matter - PM1010001,085.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirNaphthalene1003.8EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirParticulate matter - PM2.510001,085.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonWastewaterZinc10047.2EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirParticulate matter - total100002,170.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirSulphur oxides (SO2 and SO3) as SO210000016,530.00EfWEfW
YP3033BEHertfordshire and North LondonAirCarbon dioxide10000000151,660,700.00EfWEfW

Annual Performance Report files:

48-AnnualPerformanceReport-2018.pdf