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Protos plastics project moves forward

Neil Tague

Enviroo has submitted a planning application for its proposed plastic recycling facility at Peel L&P Environmental’s 133-acre energy hub near Ellesmere Port.

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Construction starts at Protos energy-from-waste plant

Sarah Townsend

A consortium, comprising specialist investor Green Investment Group and waste management companies Covanta and Biffa, is building the facility at the Ellesmere Port energy hub in Cheshire.

Doddington Estate wins appeal over resi plans 

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Dan Whelan

A £35m project to restore and convert the grade one-listed Doddington Hall in Nantwich into a 120-bedroom hotel and spa can finally go ahead after a decision to refuse plans for 112 homes on the estate was overturned on appeal. 

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Funding boost for Cheshire low-carbon pilot

Sarah Townsend

The Government has stumped up £700,000 to help deliver a low-carbon smart energy system at Ellesmere Port, touted as a blueprint for creating cheaper, cleaner energy for power, heating and transport across the UK.

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Plans approved for hydrogen plant in Middlewich

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Sarah Townsend

Cheshire East Council has won consent to build a £1m green hydrogen vehicle refuelling facility, operated by Northwich-based energy firm Storengy and slated to be the first of its kind in the North West.

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Peel plastics park gains momentum

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Dan Whelan

A £7m facility to produce hydrogen from non-recyclable plastics is tipped for approval next week, as Peel Environmental progresses its wider Protos energy park at Ellesmere Port.