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Viridor granted permission to continue with Splott incinerator construction

Viridor granted permission to continue with Splott incinerator construction
February 13, 2013 No Comments »

The company behind the controversial Splott incinerator was officially given permission to begin building on the site today – despite claims that it had already begin doing so “unlawfully”. YourCardiff reported last July that Viridor had been “invited to stop” ... Read More »

Planning preview: February 2013

Planning preview: February 2013
February 11, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Council’s planning committee will hold its February meeting on Wednesday, February 13 in City Hall from 2.30pm. Applications due to be considered by councillors this month include the controversial plans for a new wakeboard and waterskiing park at Bute ... Read More »

Protests at County Hall as councillors appoint Splott incinerator firm for waste contract

Protests at County Hall as councillors appoint Splott incinerator firm for waste contract
February 8, 2013 4 Comments »

Protesters gathered outside Cardiff County Hall yesterday as councillors appointed the firm constructing the controversial Splott incinerator as the preferred bidder for a multi-million-pound waste contract. The Prosiect Gwyrdd Joint Committee met at the council’s offices in Cardiff Bay to ... Read More »

Splott incinerator chosen as preferred bidder for £1bn waste contract

Splott incinerator chosen as preferred bidder for £1bn waste contract
February 1, 2013 7 Comments »

An incinerator being built in Cardiff has today been announced as the preferred bidder for a £1bn contract to burn thousands of tonnes of waste from across South Wales. Viridor, the company building an incinerator at Trident Park in Splott, ... Read More »

Planning round-up: January 2013

Planning round-up: January 2013
January 9, 2013 4 Comments »

View Planning round-up: January 2013 in a larger map There were just seven applications on the agenda for Cardiff Council’s planning committee this afternoon, but they included a controversial application to build a wakeboard and water skiing park off Atlantic ... Read More »

Splott councillors banned from incinerator votes

Splott councillors banned from incinerator votes
September 5, 2012 1 Comment »

Two senior councillors have been banned from taking part in any discussions or votes relating to a new incinerator being built in their city ward or the facility’s bid for a controversial £1bn waste-burning contract. Splott councillors Luke Holland and ... Read More »

Splott incinerator row to go back before Cardiff planners

Splott incinerator row to go back before Cardiff planners
August 10, 2012 1 Comment »

Viridor Waste Management Limited – the company behind the controversial Splott incinerator – has applied for permission to push ahead with construction of its “energy from waste” plant, despite concerns that it is in “clear breach” of conditions attached to ... Read More »

Company behind Splott incinerator “invited” to stop construction

Company behind Splott incinerator “invited” to stop construction
July 25, 2012 4 Comments »

The company behind a controversial incinerator in a residential area of Cardiff has been “invited” to stop construction of the project. Cardiff council invited Viridor Waste Management to halt work on the Splott incinerator because the company had not complied ... Read More »

Splott incinerator plans referred to Welsh environment minister

Splott incinerator plans referred to Welsh environment minister
May 16, 2012 3 Comments »

The National Assembly’s petitions committee has referred the planning application for a giant waste incinerator in Splott to Environment Minister John Griffiths. The committee wants him to look at the planning permission granted to Viridor and comment on whether the ... Read More »

Anti-incinerator petition to be presented to the Assembly

Anti-incinerator petition to be presented to the Assembly
May 15, 2012 No Comments »

Opponents of a controversial waste incinerator project in Cardiff will today ask AMs to support their bid to have planning permission revoked. The Cardiff Against the Incinerator Committee (CATI) argues that an ombudsman’s ruling that the planning consultation process organised ... Read More »