Biomass plans lead to residents forum

Daily Echo: Civic chiefs will refuse to buy biomass heat

5:20pm Friday 27th September 2013

THEY are two of the most controversial planning proposals ever seen in Southampton, and could change the docks forever.

Firm vows to power on with biomass scheme

Daily Echo: Civic chiefs will refuse to buy biomass heat

12:01pm Friday 20th September 2013

THE firm behind Southampton’s controversial biomass plant has vowed to plough on with its plans, despite suffering a major setback.

Don't buy biomass heat, councillor tells authority

Daily Echo: Artist's impression of the proposed biomass plant.

11:50am Monday 16th September 2013

A FRESH bid is under way to block plans for a controversial biomass plant in Southampton – by refusing to use the heat it would create.

Biomass plant in council's hands, say protestors

Daily Echo: One of the proposed designs for the biomass plant in Southampton.

4:00am Saturday 3rd August 2013

THE fate of Southampton’s proposed biomass plant could rest in the hands of the city council.

Government's biomass U-turn

Daily Echo: One of the proposed designs for the biomass plant in Southampton.

12:22pm Friday 19th July 2013

CAMPAIGNERS hope a Government U-turn could spell the end for Southampton’s controversial biomass plans.

Residents 'stress' over biomass plan for city

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10:33am Wednesday 13th March 2013

CAMPAIGNERS have expressed their dismay and anger as the firm planning to build a biomass power plant in Southampton are to press ahead with their controversial scheme.

Biomass plant moves nearer as firm prepares to submit application

Daily Echo: The Marine design for Southampton biomass

9:30am Wednesday 13th March 2013

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a giant power plant in Southampton Docks have moved a step closer to reality this morning.

Biomass plant may be built elsehwhere

Daily Echo: Artist's impression of the giant energy plant in Southampton Docks.

11:27am Thursday 15th November 2012

It has been one of the most controversial planning rows to hit Southampton for years.

Biomass firm told to find new site

Daily Echo: The preferred design for the plant

10:07am Sunday 7th October 2012

The company behind Southampton’s controversial biomass energy plant have been told to find a new site.

Biomass design sparks new row

Daily Echo: The preferred design for the plant

10:01am Sunday 7th October 2012

THEY may have finally chosen their preferred look for a controversial giant biomass plant in Southampton – but yesterday the company behind the scheme was at the centre of a new row.

'Final' vision for biomass plant

Daily Echo: The new marine inspired design for a biomass plant

8:38am Friday 5th October 2012

The energy firm behind the controversial bid to build a giant biomass plant in Southampton has revealed the design of the facility.

Public vote on biomass plan scrapped

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3:02pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

Plans for a public vote on a biomass power station in Southampton are scrapped.

Councillors to decide on 'costly' biomass vote

Daily Echo: The Marine design for Southampton biomass

9:58am Wednesday 12th September 2012

COUNCILLORS will decide today whether to hold a public vote on a biomass power station in Southampton after the cost of the poll soared 15 times the first estimate.

Biomass referendum costs soar

Daily Echo: The Marine design for Southampton biomass

4:30pm Saturday 8th September 2012

The cost of giving Southampton residents a vote on controversial plans to build a biomass plant has rocketed to 15 times the original estimate.

Labour in power: The first 100 days

Daily Echo: Labour sweep to power in Southampton

After 100 days of a Labour administration in Southampton, we ask: What's the veridct?

MEP questions biomass plant's green credentials

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4:20am Wednesday 1st August 2012

A HAMPSHIRE Euro MP has questioned the environmental credentials of proposed biomass power plant in Southampton and called for the developer to ditch the plans.

Biomass supported by government

Daily Echo: Residents protest against the biomass plant last night.

1:30pm Thursday 26th July 2012

GOVERNMENT support for biomass has been maintained – as plans are drawn up for a huge plant in Southampton .

Vow to press ahead with biomass plans

Daily Echo: Artist's impression of the biomass plant.

5:10pm Wednesday 25th July 2012

THE developer behind a proposed power plant at Southampton docks has insisted it will press ahead with the scheme.

Council agrees objection to city power plant

Daily Echo: The Marine design for Southampton biomass

11:10am Tuesday 24th July 2012

COUNCILLORS in Southampton have this morning agreed holding objections to controversial plans for a wood-fired power station at the city's western docks.



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