Beddington Incinerator (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-10-23
Session date: 
October 23, 2013
Reference: 
2013/3724
Question By: 
Nicky Gavron
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The planning report (D&P/2600/01) state that the Beddington incinerator must be "CHP ready" as soon as construction is done. Does that mean the facility will not be able to commence operations if a heat network is not yet operable?

Answer

Answer for Beddington Incinerator (1)

Answer for Beddington Incinerator (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

No, it will be able to operate in the absence of a heat network being available in the area however, the applicant is obligated and committed to maximising the efficiency of the system by connecting to nearby developments/heat users when they become available.