01 May 2023
Levenseat Renewable Energy Ltd (LREL) have today announced the decision to bring the operations and maintenance contract for the LREL Power Plant in house. The news comes following Metso Outotec’s, the current provider, plans to exit the Energy from Waste market in the UK. All staff based at the LREL Power Plant will transfer to LREL as of 1st May 2023.
Commenting on the Announcement, Bruce Moffatt, General Manager for LREL said ‘We are delighted to formally complete the transfer and welcome our colleagues into the LREL family. Today marks the start of a new chapter for the team at LREL, bringing the contract in house will allow us to continue with business as usual. As we enter this new chapter, we would like to take the opportunity to thank Metso Outotec for their support over the years.
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About Levenseat Renewable Energy Limited (LREL)
Levenseat Renewable Energy Ltd is an SPV formed in 2015 to develop a merchant Energy from Waste facility at Levenseat with investment from Bioenergy Infrastructure Group and Zouk Capital.
For more information, please visit www.lrel.co.uk
About the Project
Investors: Bioenergy Infrastructure Group, Zouk Capital, Levenseat Limited
Environmental impact: recovery and recycling of over a million tonnes of materials over its lifetime, reduction in lifetime greenhouse gas emissions of over 1,300,000 tonnes compared with traditional Landfill, equivalent to taking over 23,000 cars off the road
Energy generation: 75GWh of electricity produced per year
Fuel supply: from adjacent MRF facility with capacity to process 215,000 tonnes per annum
Developer: Levenseat Renewable Energy Limited