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Energy News – June 2018

21st June 2018

As mentioned in last month’s briefing, the Templeborough Power Plant in Rotherham underwent its first wood firing at the beginning of May. This is an important event and forms part of a series of tests that plants, such as these, have to carry out prior to full operations. Delivery trials have also taken place and […]

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Energy News – May 2018

I’m pleased to report that Phase 1 of the new Blinx System, which includes ticket creation and vehicle planning, has now gone live. Throughout April, Blinx staff were on site in Widnes and Lamberhurst working alongside our Energy teams to ensure a smooth transition, enabling issues to be resolved and new features, based on user […]

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Energy News – April 2018

I’d like to say a warm welcome to Stuart Winchester who joined Stobart Energy this week as Head of National Contracts North and will support Mark Walster, Tom Fox and Piers Harden, as well as helping to identify and maximise new business opportunities. Stuart will be working alongside Bill Griffiths who is Head of National […]

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Energy News – March 2018

The new office building in Widnes is swiftly taking shape with the addition of the main staircase now installed. Located opposite our drying facility and the power plant, the building will be fitted with the latest technology and create a bright and modern working environment for staff from various divisions of the Group. We look […]

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Energy News – February 2018

We were delighted to host our Chair, Iain at a number of Stobart Energy sites in December including the Widnes processing facility, Energy plant and the Foundry Lane office, where he spent time meeting staff. Accompanied by Ben Whawell Stobart Energy CEO, Nick Dilworth Stobart Group Commercial Director and John Story of Stobart Capital, Iain then visited our Templeborough […]

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Energy News – December 2017

We are pleased to report that following a four month shutdown of the Tilbury plant due to a turbine failure, it is now back up and running! Our processing facility is handling between 80 and 100 tonnes of material per hour and nearly 14,000 tonnes was delivered to the plant during November. In addition, the […]

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Energy News – November 2017

Stobart was pleased to attend the QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot on Saturday 21 October. The day saw the culmination of the title for Stobart Flat Jockey 2017 when Andrew Tinkler presented Silvestre de Sousa with the Championship trophy. Three Stobart Energy specially liveried jockey vehicles were positioned by Paul Russell, Operations Manager and […]

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Energy News – October 2017

Stobart Energy, once again, had a striking presence at this year’s Recycling and Waste Management Show at the NEC Birmingham in September. Whilst the main focus was to promote our Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) and Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) capabilities, it also served to highlight our recent achievements in the biomass sector as well as those […]

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Energy News – September 2017

Within the Energy division, progress at the new processing site known as Greasborough in Rotherham, is on schedule with groundworks having been fully concreted and the new weighbridge, pictured left, now completed. The site offices have been positioned and have been specially wrapped in our Stobart Energy branding, pictured right. These will be used by […]

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Energy News – August 2017

I’m pleased to report that as part of the commissioning process of Tilbury 1, the first material will be passed through our new state-of-the-art fixed line wood processing equipment this coming Monday. This significant investment is capable of producing a nominal 120 tonnes per hour across two independent but identical fixed processing lines. This allows […]

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