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Information for Parc Adfer, Deeside Industrial Estate, Flintshire

Status: Existing
Planning Region: Wales
Planning Sub-Region: North Wales
Operator: North Wales Residual Treatment Project (NWRWTP) / Wheelabrator
Capacity: 200,000
Campaign Group(s): Burton Residents’ Association & Mon and Gwynedd FoE
Notes: Planning permission for a conventional incinerator granted in May 2015 [Source]. Facility entered commissioning in July 2019 [Source]. Planning application submitted in October 2014 (ref. 052626) for an incinerator intended to burn both MSW and C&I waste. The site was officially "chosen" as the location for incinerator proposals in August 2012 as part of a Welsh Assembly Government scheme [Source]. Environmental permit issued in 2015. It was reported in December 2016 that the facility - to be operated under a Public-Private Partnership involving Flintshire, Isle of Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy and Denbighshire councls - recieved 35m GBP GIB investment [Source]. Construction began in January 2017 and was reported as being fully operational in January 2020 [Source, Source]. (Entry updated 2019-18-07)