An auction is underway for the UK’s largest energy-from-waste (EfW) plant in London, set to be sold for a price that could reach more than £1.5 billion.
Cory Riverside Energy currently owns and runs the facility on the banks of the River Thames in Belvedere, East London, which has been operational since 2012 and has a yearly capacity of around 750,000 tonnes of residual waste.
‘Urgent change’ is needed to stop recyclable and biodegradable material from being incinerated in London, as energy-from-waste hinders the capital’s move to a more circular economy, according to the London Assembly’s Environment Committee.
Our annual power list of movers and shakers in the waste and resources industry attracted a record number of votes this year. Here, you’ll find the winners from 100 to one, each accompanied by a voter’s glowing review. Read on to discover who has played their cards right and proved to be our Top Trump for 2018