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Planning application for Lakeside Energy from Waste replacement validated

A planning application for a like-for-like replacement of the Colnbrook Lakeside Energy from Waste (EfW) facility – and the High Temperature Incinerator (HTI) – has been validated by Slough Borough Council.

29/07/2019

Lakeside Energy from Waste to consult on replacement facility

Proposals to replace the existing Lakeside Energy from Waste (EfW) facility - and high temperature incinerator (HTI) - will be on display at two public consultation exhibitions on Wednesday 13 and Thursday, 14 March 2019.

28/02/2019

Students from Langley, Slough and Windsor schools develop exciting projects to increase recycling and save energy in their schools

Teachers and students from four local schools topped the bill when TV maths legend Johnny Ball – father of Radio 2’s new Breakfast Show host Zoe Ball – judged Colnbrook based Lakeside Energy from Waste’s (EfW) competition for up and coming scientists and technologists.

22/01/2019

Chemists of all ages inspired by Colnbrook’s Lakeside Energy from Waste facility

Last week, Colnbrook’s Lakeside Energy from Waste facility and Education Centre - a joint venture beween Grundon Waste Management and Viridor – opened its doors to over 30 existing and budding chemists, aged from eight - 78!

29/08/2017

Local school children learn how to help save the planet at the Lakeside (Colnbrook) Energy from Waste facility

Local schoolchildren and their teachers are learning how to increase and improve recycling and energy efficiency in their schools and in their homes – by visiting the Lakeside Energy from Waste (EfW) facility in Colnbrook, near Slough.

19/07/2017

Lakeside achieves zero waste to landfill target

In a national first for Colnbrook, the local Lakeside Energy from Waste facility is leading the way by becoming the first in the country to achieve the zero waste to landfill target – and recycle all the residues left behind as it turns waste into sustainable energy.

24/04/2017

Boys Brigade talk rubbish and recycling in Colnbrook

Boys from the 1st Slough Boys Brigade Junior Section have been finding out what happens to their rubbish – courtesy of staff from Lakeside Energy from Waste. Lakeside Energy from Waste is a joint venture between two of the UK’s leading recycling and waste management companies – Grundon Waste Management and Viridor.

04/04/2017