New combustion plant emissions controls passed by Parliament

Restrictions on air pollution from combustion plants and generators have been passed by Parliament this week. Unregulated medium sized combustion plants (MCPs) and generators, commonly used to heat hospitals, hotels, offices, prisons and other large buildings as well as power some industries, are currently a significant source of pollution. The new rules are expected to […]

EU crackdown on district heating and power plant emissions

The European Commission has proposed to review all permits of large combustion plants in a bid to tackle pollution. That include power stations and district heating plants, which are said to be responsible for around one-third of air pollutants from industry. Large combustion plants, with a total thermal input of more than 50MW, irrespective of […]