Strategically located just off the M1 motorway in the East Midlands, the Newhurst EfW facility will treat up to 350,000 tonnes of non-recyclable municipal solid waste each year.It will also generate up to 42 MW of low-carbon electricity, enough to power around 80,000 homes. With electrical net efficiency of 31.3%, the installation will also be one of the most energy-efficient in the world. The facility will enter its operational phase in 2023.
HZI to build 12th EfW plant in UK
Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) will be acting on behalf of a consortium of developers comprising Covanta, Biffa and the Green Investment Group.