Waste planning applications, appeals, court cases and ombudsman reports


Rural construction waste recycling proposal approved

Permission has been granted retrospectively for a construction, demolition and excavation waste recycling facility at a farm near Horsham, West Sussex,...

Falkirk waste transfer station appeal allowed

An appeal against a condition limiting the operation of a waste transfer station to the processing of inert construction waste only has been allowed by...

Energy from waste

Powerday partners with Andusia for RDF supply deal

Andusia has signed a deal with London-based Powerday to supply 10,000 tonnes of refuse-derived fuel (RDF) to an energy-from-waste facility in Oslo, Norway.

Powerfuel submits plans for Dorset EfW

Powerfuel has submitted a planning application to Dorset Council for a 202,000-tonne annual capacity energy-from-waste facility.


Farm AD plant alterations approved

Staffordshire County Council has approved two planning applications seeking to regularise the construction of a depackaging building and to revise the...

Anaerobic digester allowed at crop processing business

Northumberland County Council has approved an anaerobic digestion (AD) plant linked to a grain storage and processing business on a greenfield site within...


Timescale extended for removal of unauthorised waste deposit

A planning inspector has upheld an enforcement notice requiring the removal of waste deposited on land at Ebbw Vale but has increased the time for compliance...

Land raising at golf club allowed despite concerns about heritage impact

An application to import 125,000 tonnes of inert subsoil to level and extend a driving range at Orchardleigh golf club near Frome has been approved by...