The North London Heat and Power Project is North London Waste Authority’s proposal to build an Energy Recovery Facility with associated buildings and works. It will replace the existing plant at the Edmonton EcoPark by around 2025 so we can continue to turn waste into electricity, heat and power. The existing plant is expected to reach the end of its operational life around 2025.

23 Jan 2024
The nationally significant North London Heat and Power Project has reached a significant milestone: five years of work completed to transform waste and recycling services at Edmonton EcoPark in Enfield. 
19 Jan 2024
ACCIONA, the lead contractor for the Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) Project, working on behalf of the North London Waste Authority (NLWA) on the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP), is hosting its second Meet the Buyer event from 9.30am to 4pm on Wednesday, 7 February 2024 to encourage suppliers of all sizes to submit interest in working on the project.
14 Dec 2023
We’ve reached a significant milestone in the delivery of the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP) as operational testing of the new recycling facilities, known as the Resource Recovery Facility, is well underway. Watch our latest construction update video to learn more.
13 Dec 2023
Operational testing is underway at north London’s vast new Resource Recovery Facility (RRF) at Edmonton EcoPark, with over 40 borough refuse trucks taking part in waste delivery trials this December.  
3 Nov 2023
North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP) won ‘Best Sustainable Brownfield Infrastructure Scheme’ and ‘Best Public Sector Brownfield Project’ at this year’s highly esteemed Environment Analyst Brownfield Awards.
24 Oct 2023
Following a successful first round earlier this year, fourteen new community organisations across Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey, Islington, and Waltham Forest are set to benefit from funding and volunteering hours in the second round of RE-Power Communities, a North London Heat and Power Project initiative, bringing the total to 29 organisations supported in 2023.
Still image of Autumn 2023 construction update video
6 Oct 2023
Watch our latest construction update. You’ll hear from one of the community groups we have supported as part of our RE-Power Communities programme, who talks about how we have helped them to create an inclusive community space.
15 Aug 2023
Three specialist teams have been appointed by North London Waste Authority (NLWA) to develop the strategic plans for installing Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) at new Energy Recovery Facility at Edmonton EcoPark.