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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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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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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

Emissions Data for February 2017

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

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Greatmoor Receives Its 1000th Visitor

13 ladies and gentlemen from Great Horwood and Singleborough WI visited Greatmoor on the morning of 21st February 2017, taking the number of visitors to Greatmoor past 1000. The group were presented with a certificate and a Greatmoor Legoman in the Visitors Centre before embarking on their tour of the facility. Since opening to visitors in July 2016,… Read more »

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Great Horwood and Singleborough WI with their 1,000th Visitor certificate

The Greatmoor Team Pulls Together For Children’s Charity

FCC Environment, one of the UK’s leading waste and resource management companies, is delighted to confirm that staff at its Buckinghamshire Energy from Waste plant, Greatmoor, have pulled together to generate a grand total of £211 to support the work of the  Thomas Ball Children’s Cancer Fund. When one of the team lost a family… Read more »

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Collection cheque being presented to Thomas Ball's Children's Charity

Primary Schools Visit Greatmoor

During the last 3 weeks, Greatmoor has welcomed its first visits from Primary School classes. Classes from Akeley Wood Primary and Halton Combined School visited, and saw the facility in operation. Highpoints for all pupils were the grab crane (or Toy Story inspired Claw!) picking up waste from the bunker (the weight of a fully… Read more »

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School Letter after visit to Greatmoor