Stanlow Aerial

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.

Middlewich Hydrogen Bin Wagon

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.

Protos Aerial September 2019

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.

Protos Aerial September 2019

Peel progresses Protos plant

Working with energy provider Waste2Tricity, Peel Environmental has put forward a planning application for a plastics-to-hydrogen facility at the 133-acre site near Ellesmere Port.

Grasslands 6

Chester Zoo’s Grasslands extension approved

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Chester Zoo’s proposal for its latest attraction, an extensive African savannah next to a range of lodges and safari tents, has been approved by Cheshire West & Chester Council's planning committee.