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Information for Carmarthen Energy Recovery Facility, New Lodge Farm, Pontardulais Road, Cwmgwili, Llanelli (Carmarthen)

Status: Prevented
Planning Region: Wales
Planning Sub-Region: South West Wales
Operator: Clean Power Properties, and possibly Biomass Power Ltd and Bouygues (UK) LTD
Capacity: 128,000
Campaign Group(s): Carmarthenshire A48 Incinerator Action Group, Wales Green Party, South Wales Without Incineration Network (SWWIN)
Notes: Proposed pryolysis-type incinerator intended to treat "Mixed Source Waste and Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Waste" [Source]. Planning application validated in February 2014, and refused in February 2016 (ref. S/29559) with reasons for refusal including the Applicant’s failure to show the facility would be R1 Recovery [See planning application, Source, Source]. (Entry updated 2017-12-20)