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Information for Newport Docks, Monmouthshire

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: Wales
Planning Sub-Region: South Wales
Operator: Biogen / Energos
Capacity: 120,000
Campaign Group(s): South Wales Without Incineration Network (SWWIN)
Notes: Gasification-type incinerator granted planning permission in April 2009. Intended for municipal and commercial waste. The technology is the same as that which has failed to work in the Isle of Wight, Dargavel and Iceland - see entry for Dargavel in Dumfriesshire. No recent news as of January 2016 (Entry updated 2016-01-18)