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PUBLIC NOTICE Enviroparks Hirwaun Environmental Statement

The Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Wales) Regulations 2016

Regulation 22: Notice of further information and evidence in respect of environmental statements

PUBLIC NOTICE: Enviroparks (Wales) Limited (the applicant) submitted planning applications to Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council, Planning Service, Sardis House, Sardis Road, Pontypridd, CF37 1DU (Application No. 17/0249/10) and Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Plas Y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7HP (Application No. 17/14587/FUL) on 28 February 2017 accompanied with an environmental statement.

 

The address of the proposed development is: Enviroparks Hirwaun, Fifth Avenue, Hirwaun Industrial Estate, Hirwaun, Aberdare.

 

The proposed development is for: Amended phase II development and operation of a sustainable waste resource recovery and energy production park, comprising the consolidation of the approved gasification yard and pyrolysis building into a 6,270.43 m2 gasification hall; an emissions stack measuring 45 m in height and 3.5 m in diameter; a 2,102.86 m2 fuel storage hall and a 378 m2 turbine hall for electricity generation; and a 4,824 m2 open service yard containing ancillary structures including aircooled condensers for the gasification plant, ancillary fire water tanks and a fire pumphouse, effluent pumps, gas boosters, transformers and a standby diesel generator and fuel tank, with boundary landscape and planting.

 

Further information is available in relation to an environmental statement which has already been provided.

 

Members of the public may inspect copies of the further information or any other information of the application, the plans, the environmental statement and other documents submitted with the application at Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Planning Services, Plas-y-Fynnon, Cambrian Way, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7HP and at Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council, Sardis House, Sardis Road, Pontypridd, CF37 1DU at all reasonable hours. Details may be inspected for 21 days from the date of this notice. The last date on which details will be available for inspection is 13 October 2017. Members of the public may also view the further information at Hirwaun Library (please check library opening times).

 

Members of the public may view the application at http://www.enviroparks.co.uk/en/enviroparks-planning-2017 and obtain a CD with a copy of the further information at a cost of £5.00 from Savills (UK) Ltd, Wessex House, Priors Walk, East Borough, Wimborne, BH21 1PB whilst stocks last.

 

Any person wishing to make representations about the further information or any other information should make them by 13 October 2017 by writing to Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Plas y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7HP or Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council, Planning Service, Sardis House, Sardis Road, Pontypridd, CF37 1DU.

 

Date: 21 September 2017

 

TM Ref: 225299973-01