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Application for an environmental permit for a small waste incineration plant - MedipowerLtd

The company Medipower Ltd of Shed 4A Newhaven Port, East Quay, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0BN has applied to Lewes District Council for an environmental permit to operate an advanced gasification system, a small waste incineration plant, at Newhaven Port to dispose of non-hazardous medical waste.

The proposal is for the installation of a medical waste combustion plant capable of combusting 12 tonnes of non-hazardous medical waste per day, potentially generating 1.4mW/hour of thermal energy and 250kW/hour of electrical energy. The electrical and thermal energy would be supplied to the Port authority. Thermal energy would be used by local port companies using network heating at the above address.

We are no longer receiving comments regarding the application for an environmental permit by Medipower Ltd. All comments received can be found in the document below

This application has been for an environmental permit. A planning application may be submitted separately by Medipower to East Sussex County Council (ESCC). All comments received to date will be forwarded to ESCC to be reviewed if a planning application is made. 

Ctec 002 17 Risk Assessment

Ctec 002 17 Risk Assessment
Summary: Public Register - Risk Assessment 0002ctec17 in pdf format
File Size: 250KB
File Type: application/pdf
Created: 27 November 2017
Last Modified: 27 November 2017