We have submitted a planning application for a like for like replacement of Lakeside EfW and HTI to Slough Borough Council.
The application is for full planning permission to replace the existing EfW and HTI facilities at Lakeside Road with replacement facilities at a site 600 metres away. It includes the replacement facilities, a new access road and junction with the A4 and a temporary construction compound. The existing facilities will need to be removed to accommodate the land required for proposed expansion at Heathrow.
You can read the main application documents below:
Planning Supporting Statement: This document provides a summary of the main elements of the planning submission. This includes an overview of the proposed replacement, the case for the need for the replacement facilities, details of alternative sites we have considered, how out proposals relate to local and national planning policy, issues we’ve considered as we’ve developed our proposals, and a summary of the way we consulted on our proposals. Due to file size, the Planning Supporting Statement is available in five parts:
Design and Access Statement: This document sets out our proposed design for the replacement facilities. It also sets out the way we developed the design, taking into account the local context of the site. Due to file size, the Design and Access Statement is available in four parts:
Environmental Impact Assessment: This documents sets out how we have assessed the potential environmental impacts of the proposals, including on air quality, community and health, cultural heritage, ground conditions, landscape, townscape and visual effects, natural heritage and the water environment.
This document includes Non-technical summary. Due to file size, the Environmental Impact Assessment is available in chapters:
- Chapter 1: Introduction
- Chapter 2: Site description
- Chapter 3: Proposed development
- Chapter 4: Alternatives
- Chapter 5: Environmental issues and methodology
- Chapter 6: Air quality
- Chapter 7: Community and health effects
- Chapter 8: Cultural heritage
- Chapter 9: Ground conditions and water environment
- Chapter 10: Landscape, townscape and visual effects Part 1 and Part 2
- Chapter 11: Natural Heritage
- Chapter 12: Summary tables
- Chapter 13: Glossary
You can find our application in full on Slough Borough Council’s website using the following reference: P/17826/000.
In response to questions raised during the public and statutory consultation on our planning application for a like for like replacement of the existing Lakeside Energy from Waste facility, we have produced some extra information. Slough Borough Council will now carry out further statutory consultation on this additional information, in line with the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations.
You can view the relevant documents here: