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March 31, 2021

The Development Consent Order (DCO) application for the Boston Alternative Energy Facility was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) on 23 March 2021

PINs has a statutory 28 day period now to review and accept the application, prior to the examination phase of the project.

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March 10, 2021

Development Consent Order Application

The Development Consent Order (DCO) application for the Boston Alternative Energy Facility was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) in late November 2020. Following early feedback from PINS, the Applicant (Alternative Use Boston Projects Ltd) made the decision to temporarily withdraw the application, on the basis of taking the opportunity to supply more supporting data…

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February 5, 2021

Development Consent Order (DCO) Application

The Development Consent Order (DCO) application for the Boston Alternative Energy Facility was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) in late November 2020. Following early feedback from PINS, the Applicant (Alternative Use Boston Projects Ltd) made the decision to temporarily withdraw the application, on the basis of taking the opportunity to supply more supporting data…

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December 9, 2020

Phase Four Feedback Summary

Feedback from Phase Four of the Boston Alternative Energy Facility pre-application consultation has been collated and analysed. Two webinars were held to consult with local community members during Phase Four consultation. These were attended by three people. An online survey was available during the consultation and this was completed by five consultees. We are grateful…

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July 24, 2020

Phase Four consultation

We are holding a further round of informal consultation from 10 August until 10 September 2020 which provides an opportunity to update stakeholders, residents and businesses about proposed changes to the scheme, in particular the proposal that the Facility will move away from using gasification technology to more traditional thermal treatment energy from waste technology….

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June 22, 2020

Scheme Updates

Since Autumn 2019, the project team has been working with the relevant technology providers to optimise the scheme. The most significant change that has come out of the discussion is that the proposed Boston Alternative Energy Facility will move away from using gasification technology to more traditional thermal treatment energy from waste technology. There will…

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September 20, 2019

Phase Three Feedback Summary

Feedback from Phase Three of the Boston Alternative Energy Facility pre-application consultation has been collated and analysed. Ninety-nine people attended the Phase Three Public Information Days. A total of 23 feedback forms were received during the statutory consultation period. A large amount of constructive feedback and suggestions was gathered during Phase Three. Regard to relevant…

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June 27, 2019

Phase Three consultation underway

Our third phase of consultation for the Facility is now underway. We are holding Public Information Days at the following dates and times: You can have your say by filling in our online feedback form, which you can find here.

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June 19, 2019

Preliminary Environmental Information Report

The Preliminary Environmental Information Report has now been published as part of our Phase Three consultation and can be found under the Consultation section of the website here.

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June 4, 2019

Phase Three Consultation

Phase Three of consultation will begin on Monday 17 June 2019, when the Preliminary Environmental Information Report (PEIR) is made available on the project website, and will end at midnight on Tuesday 6 August 2019. The purpose of this phase is to consult on the PEIR. As part of our commitment to ensure local people…

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