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June 29, 2015

Beddington ERF Meet The Buyer Event

Date: 28 July 2015 Registration opens: 11.00 Event starts: 11.00 Viridor will soon start construction works to build an Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at its site in Beddington Farmlands, Sutton. The facility will be built by CNIM and Lagan on behalf of Viridor. All three organisations involved in the development of the £200 million facility


June 26, 2015

First Minister of Wales opens Energy Recovery Facility in Cardiff

Viridor was pleased to welcome the Rt. Hon. Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales to formally open its Trident Park, Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Cardiff on Monday (22 June). The £223 million facility is already helping 5 local authorities from the Prosiect Gwyrdd partnership and local businesses transform their non-recyclable waste into vital


June 23, 2015

Giving the World’s resource’s new life this Recycle Week

As we head into the 12th annual National Recycling Week, the UK finds itself in a better position than ever before in terms of recycling rates and awareness – from 2010 to 2014 our national recycling rate increased by 4% to 44%. But there is still much to do; our European target for 2020 is

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June 22, 2015

Viridor Energy Recovery Facilities Commit to Recycling Residues

Viridor is pleased to announce that its Energy Recovery Facilities (ERFs) have taken a significant step closer to becoming a fully ‘zero waste to landfill’ solution thanks to innovative technology that treats Air Pollution Control residue (APCr). A ten-year contract has been signed with Carbon8 Aggregates Ltd for the removal, treatment and recycling of APCr

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Beddington Energy Recovery Facility next steps

Notice to Proceed issued for construction of important South London project; Jobs and supplier opportunities event planned. Viridor has formally issued the Notice to Proceed (NTP) for the start of construction of the £200 million Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Beddington, South London. The facility will provide essential residual waste treatment and energy recovery services for

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Sue Ryder gets a fourth £1,000 boost from Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility

Sue Ryder gets a fourth £1,000 boost from Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility Another 100,000 man-hour construction landmark is achieved Viridor and its construction partners – B&W Volund, Interserve and Fichtner – are working to the highest standards to complete the construction of the Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility (ERF). In May they celebrated achieving another 100,000

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Royal opening for Oxfordshire’s newest energy plant

Leading UK recycling and renewable energy company Viridor was pleased to welcome HRH The Duke of Gloucester, KG GCVO, and distinguished guests, for the opening of its new, 26 Megawatt, Ardley Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) last Thursday (11 June). The £205 million facility is already helping Oxfordshire County Council and other local authorities and businesses

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June 9, 2015

Refuse collection vehicle incident update

It is confirmed today that the Viridor collections services driver who died in the tragic accident at Derriford Hospital at Plymouth on Monday June 8 was Lee Jane from Plymouth. Lee, 57, had been with the company as an LGV driver based at Plympton Depot for 9 years. Viridor is providing support to Lee’s family

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New Civil Engineer: Waste Not. Want Not.

Feature kindly reproduced with thanks to New Civil Engineer As the government and industry dither over building new nuclear capacity in the UK, quiet revolution is taking place in the country’s energy from waste (EfW) sector. Whereas Britain has yet to see a single nuclear new build project emerge out of the ground this century,

June 8, 2015

Refuse Collection Vehicle Incident at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth

It is with regret that the company confirms that a Viridor collections services driver has died following an incident involving one of its vehicles at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth this morning. The incident occurred at 0715 on June 8. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. No other vehicles or people appear to have


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