Notting Hill Carnival not in the dumps

  Waste from Notting Hill Carnival has been used to generate green energy. The event, which attracted more than one million people over the weekend, saw 200 tonnes of rubbish generated over two days in Westminster. The clean-up operation by Westminster City Council, in partnership with Veolia, used 170 staff and 30 vehicles. Ten tonnes […]

Notting Hill Carnival waste could power 80k hot showers

Waste from the biggest street party in London is to be converted into green energy. Around 170 Veolia workers and 60 vehicles have collected 200 tonnes of waste from the weekend-long Notting Hill Carnival. That will be used to generate 97,200kWh of electricity and 19,600kWh of heat – enough to power 80,000 hot showers. It […]

Notting Hill Carnival – Not in the Dumps

How much rubbish does the Notting Hill Carnival produce? Find out what’s being done to recycle the waste and how its turned into energy. A fun fact filled film to share!