Myth: Energy from waste is not supported by scientists and governmental organisations
The fact: Energy from waste is recognised by DEFRA as a better solution for the environment than landfill. It is recommended in line with the waste hierarchy by experts including the Environment Agency
As part of the project to transform Edmonton EcoPark into a brand-new sustainable waste hub, North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has invested in a state-of-the-art system to reduce odours for the benefit of the environment, as well as nearby residents and businesses.
NLHPP contractor Taylor Woodrow has been announced as the deserving winner of two awards at the 2022 Construction News Workforce Awards. Taylor Woodrow has been working on the NLHPP since 2019 to deliver the brand-new recycling facilities at the site.
Find out more about the latest construction updates from Edmonton EcoPark where significant progress has been made on site to deliver brand new waste management and recycling facilities for north London.
Major works are now fully underway on the new high-tech Energy Recovery Facility at the Edmonton EcoPark in Enfield. It is part of the £1.2 billion redevelopment of the site into an advanced and sustainable waste and recycling hub.