Ford Waste To Energy Project is a 28MW biopower project. It is planned in England, the UK. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2024.

Total Capacity (MW)Active Capacity (MW)Pipeline Capacity (MW)Project StatusProject LocationProject Developer28-28PermittingEngland, the UKGrundon Waste Management; Viridor Waste Management


The project is being developed by Grundon Waste Management and Viridor Waste Management . These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 68,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $160.35m.

Municipal solid waste will be used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2024.

About Grundon Waste Management

Grundon Waste Management Ltd (Grundon) is a waste management company that offers integrated waste management and environmental solutions. The company’s services include residual waste, recycling, glass waste and green waste recycling, food waste recycling, clinical waste management, confidential waste, hazardous waste management, and industrial cleaning services. It provides event waste management programs, leisure and amenity services, contract and estate management, aggregate extraction, technological solutions, and others. Grundon offers solutions for contaminated waste, waste electrical and electronic equipment, and clinical and healthcare waste. The company provides its services to event managers for social, air shows, concerts and festivals, cultural and sporting events. Grundon is headquartered in Wallingford, the UK.

About Viridor Waste Management

Viridor Waste Management Limited (Viridor) is a waste management service provider. The company operates landfill sites, recycling facilities, and waste processing sites in the UK. It provides recycling and resource recovery services including recycling collection to the separation of domestic and commercial materials in its materials recycling facilities; and windrow and in-vessel composting of green and organic wastes. Viridor assembles and sorts the items from domestic and commercial garbage; recovers items that are recycled; treats waste to extract value; and disposes the left over. It transforms million tons of materials into quality recyclate. The company operates more than 320 facilities and works with over 90 local authorities and thousands of private customers in the UK. It also operates two glass recycling facilities such as Bonnyrigg and St Helens. The company operates as a subsidiary of Viridor Waste Limited, which is subsidiary of Pennon Group . Viridor is headquartered in Taunton, Somerset, the UK.


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