Update – July 2015

Celebrations and other news from E4environment.

Planning approval

  • E4environment are celebrating a successful planning approval for a 125KW Anaerobic Digestion in Holme on Spalding Moor near York.
  • Congratulations to Shrewsbury Hydro – planning approved for hydropower on the weir in Shrewsbury.

News

  • E4environment are discussing with Shropshire Wildlife Trust on site trials for tree and hedgerow planting for water catchment and under sowing maize for soil erosion limitation- further details to follow as the trial plans progress.
  • BESST (Business Environmental Support Scheme for Telford), the Environmental Agency and Shropshire Wildlife Trust have launched the Blue Business Awards for business who have innovative projects which aim to reduce or eliminate water pollution, improve water quality and cut the use of water within their organisation.  As a member of BESST we will be looking at our water usage –even though we are small!  Through our work with the Agricultural and Industrial sectors we will ensure businesses appreciate the financial benefits to their operations as well as wider environmental benefits of improving and protecting water resource.  For more details on the award visit http://www.telfordbesst.co.uk/news/blue-business-award.