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Appeal: Clark approves plasma gasification facility for Nottinghamshire

Greg Clark

Communities secretary Greg Clark has approved the development of a plasma gasification facility, materials recovery facility and energy generation infrastructure for the village of Bilsthorpe as the scheme would help address a district shortfall in energy recovery capacity.

Clark found that the proposal would largely not have a negative visual impact on the surrounding area, as the facility would be located within an existing business park that itself lies within a “’bowl-like’ landform”, which in tandem with existing and proposed planting means the scheme would largely be screened from wider views. He did, however, give weight to impact of the scheme on s.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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