Telford man fined £6k for illegal waste site

A man from Telford has been ordered to pay a penalty worth more than £6,000 for operating an illegal waste site. William Wellings was fined £3,200, ordered to pay more than £2,900 in costs and a £120 victim surcharge. According to the Environment Agency (EA), the Hill Top Farm didn’t have an environmental permit and it […]

Solar to save office supplier £50k

An office supplies provider is installing a 3.8MW rooftop solar project which is expected to help save £50,000 a year in energy costs. Electricity generation from the 13,800-panel system is forecast to exceed 3.2MWh a year – cutting annual emissions by 1,700 tonnes. It is being built at Lyreco’s distribution centre in Telford which is 15-acres big, equivalent to seven and a […]