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Public Tours of Greatmoor – Saturday 1st July

Since it opened at the end of June last year, Greatmoor has welcomed over 1600 visitors. These have included tour parties from local organisations such as Parish Councils, WIs, U3As, Lions Clubs, cubs and scouts and schools. You don’t need to be a member of a group to visit though. Greatmoor will be holding its second day of  public guided… Read more »

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Aylesbury College visiting the grate

Beachborough School Visit to Greatmoor

Year 4 pupils from Beachborough School visited Greatmoor at the start of May. They had a great time and have written an article for their school newsletter Go to our School Visits page to find out more

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Year 4 from Beachborough School visiting Greatmoor

Greatmoor Wins Top Industry Award

Greatmoor energy from waste plant, which formally opened in October 2016, has just won the Award for Excellence in the Design of a Waste Management Facility in the 2017 Awards for Excellence on Recycling and Waste Management, one of the industry’s most prestigious award ceremonies. Representatives of the FCC Environment and Buckinghamshire County Council partnership… Read more »

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The Greatmoor Team receiving the award from Jacob Haylor (ESA)

Emissions Data For April

The monthly emissions data from Greatmoor is made publically available every month. The emissions data for April is now available. Please visit the emissions page to view.

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The stack

Greatmoor Shortlisted in National Awards

Greatmoor has been shortlisted in the “Innovation in the Design of a Waste Management Facility” category of the Let’s Recycle Awards for Excellence. The winners from the shortlist of four will be announced on the 18th May. There are a total of 12 awards including The Best Community Recycling Initiative, Civic Amenity Site of the… Read more »

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Greatmoor

Old Technology Visits New Technology

There are groups visiting Greatmoor most days, with local people interested in learning about the facility. However one group yesterday created a great deal of interest for the  staff, when a vintage car society visited Greatmoor, arriving in five vintage cars.  Several members of staff managed to find 10 minutes to go out and admire these… Read more »

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Vintage car owners visiting Greatmoor

Emissions Data for March

The monthly emissions data from Greatmoor is made publically available every month. The emissions data for March is now available. Please visit the emissions page to view.

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The stack

Olio – The Food Sharing Revolution

Did you know 50% of food wasted in the Buckinghamshire comes from our homes, and the average UK household throws out £700 of good food every year?! Much of it could have been eaten, like excess fruit and veg, ingredients bought for a recipe tried once or just a BOGOF we couldn’t resist. All across… Read more »

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Olio App on smartphone

Greatmoor Open To The Public – Still a Few Places Left

Greatmoor will be holding its first public guided tours on Saturday 18th March. There are spaces available on two guided tours during the day, starting at 10am and 12pm, each taking approximately 90 minutes and visiting the Grab Crane, Control Room, Grate, Turbine and Condensor Fans. The 2pm tour is now fully booked. Spaces are limited and… Read more »

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Aylesbury College visiting the grate