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Information for Margam Green Energy Plant, Land off Longlands Lane (Heol Cae’r Bont), Margam, Port Talbot.

Status: Potential
Planning Region: Wales
Planning Sub-Region: South West Wales
Operator: Margam Green Energy Limited
Capacity: 355,000
Campaign Group(s): South Wales Without Incineration Network (SWWIN)
Notes: Waste wood incinerator granted planning consent in March 2011 intended to treat "treated waste wood diverted from the commercial and industrial, and Construction and Demolition waste stream in the South Wales Region" [Source, Source]. An environmentap permit was issued in November 2014 [Source]. It was stated in January 2016 that "Construction work commenced on site in February 2015" and "we are on schedule for a start of commercial operations during 2017" [Source] (Entry updated 2016-03-15)