Drax becomes one of Europe’s biggest renewable electricity generators

DRAX has become one of Europe’s biggest renewable electricity generators.

Energy and climate change secretary, Edward Davey, opened the Drax coal-to-biomass conversion plant yesterday, and announced the Government is awarding funding to further the White Rose CCS project, also based at the site. It has also been announced that there is potential for new future generation on the site to be based on clean coal.

At Selby-based Drax, which is Britain’s largest coal-fired power station, the £700m planned conve... For the full story register now for free or login below...

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