That’s the view of Peterborough Friends of the Earth. Speaking on BBC Radio Cambs, Richard Olive said:
“It’s a very inefficient process to start with. Nearby to the new incinerator is the existing power station. That produces electricity at 48% efficiency, but the Energy from Waste facility (aka incinerator) will only have an efficiency 27% and of course, the green aspects, it is still burning fossil fuels!”
NOW listen to the Tory Cabinet member for Street scene, Waste management and Communications, respond to the claim by pressing the play button below!