Diesel generators STOR 20MW – Pound Road, Hawkchurch – awaiting decision

17/1221/FUL  Installation of 14 no. renewable diesel powered generators and associated infrastructure (including transformers, switch room, substation and double bunded storage tanks) Land To The West Of Pound Road (North Of Woodcote National Grid Sub Station) Pound Road Hawkchurch

O-Gen UK Wood-to-Energy Generator, Nr Plymouth – Permitted. Operational

This plant generates around 3 megawatts of power, using 40,000 tons of waste wood chippings per year. This material would otherwise be destined for Landfill.  It employs 23 people and started operations in 2012.