Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council

Waste to energy plants edge closer

Two Western Australian companies pushing waste to energy projects worth more than $710 million are planning to start construction within the next year.

Council gets waste-to-energy tick

The Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council has been given the environmental tick of approval to develop a waste-to-energy plant at its Redhill site.

Waste-to-energy tech gets EPA nod

The state’s environmental watchdog has backed the use of waste-to-energy recycling facilities in Western Australia, but cautioned that any proposed plant must meet international best practice standard

EPA scrutinises proposals for waste plants

The state government is examining whether waste-to-energy facilities will adversely affect people’s health and recycling habits before evaluating proposals for facilities in Perth and the Pilbara.