Environmental law group submits objection to Drax gas power plans
An environmental law group has submitted an objection to Drax Power's plans to build a gas power station on the Selby site.
ClientEarth argues the project would breach the government’s recommendations on climate change. A consultation process is underway for the re-powering of two coal fired units at Drax to gas powered and the second deadline for submissions to the planning inspectorate was on Friday. The power station is Europe's biggest decarbonisation project.
The law group's objection letter states: "ClientEarth objects ... For the full story register now for free or login below...