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Information for Battlefield Enterprise Park, Shrewsbury

Status: Existing
Planning Region: West Midlands
Planning Sub-Region: Shropshire
Operator: Veolia
Capacity: 102,000
Campaign Group(s): Safe Waste Shropshire
Notes: Incinerator entered commissioning in November 2014, and is expected to be fully operational in 2015 [Source]. Planning permission granted by the Secretary of State on the 10th of January 2012. The Environment Agency issued an environmental permit in June 2010. It was reported in September 2013 that the facility was under construction and expected in to open in 2015 and that in June 2013 the capacity was increased by 5,000 tonnes "behind-closed-doors" [Source]. Intended burn household waste as part of the Shropshire Waste PFI and C&I. Issued permit XP3239GF. Tonnes burned: 78,750 (2015); 97 ktpa (2017); 96 ktpa (2018). (Entry updated 2019-06-06)

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

Uses data from 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
XP3239GFVeolia ES Shropshire LtdBattlefield Energy from Waste FacilityBattlefield EWF, Vanguard Way, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 3TG,Permit issued102Municipal waste0.7YesDesign10/11/2011

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
XP3239GF21/10/2010Veolia ES Shropshire LtdBattlefield EWWBattlefield EWF,Vanguard Way,SHREWSBURY,Shropshire SY1 3TGWest MidlandsShropshireShropshire Herefordshire Worcestershire and GloucestershireMunicipal and/or Industrial & Commercial102,000---------78,75094421 96831 96,482

Environment Agency 2018 Pollution Inventory: Substances

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

XP3239GFWest MidlandsAirAmmonia10006,649.00EfWEfW
XP3239GFWest MidlandsAirNitrogen oxides (NO and NO2) as NO2100000116,301.00EfWEfW
XP3239GFWest MidlandsAirMercury13EfWEfW
XP3239GFWest MidlandsAirCarbon Dioxide From Qualifying Renewable Fuel Sources043,421,000.00EfWEfW
XP3239GFWest MidlandsAirCarbon dioxide1000000096,492,000.00EfWEfW

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