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Information for Howdon Green Energy Park, Howdon Yard, Tyne View Terrace, Wallsend, Tyne And Wear

Status: Potential
Planning Region: North East
Planning Sub-Region: North Tyneside Council
Operator: Green Energy Park Ltd (owned by Port of Tyne)
Capacity: 190,000 (RDF)
Campaign Group(s): Friends of the Earth North East. Contact coordinator@ukwin.org.uk to be put in touch with those opposing this development.
Notes: Gasification-type incinerator, granted permission by North Tyneside Council in March 2017 (16/01922/FUL). According to the planning application "RDF will be sourced in the North East on a long term supply contract from a regional provider" and "the facility will use ‘fluidised bed reactors’ gasification technology". (Entry updated 2017-04-24)