How a hairline fracture in a turbine rotor blade led to the 10-month shutdown of St Dennis waste-to-energy plant

Posted By on 30th September 2019

By Rashleigh MacFarlane The controversial power generator which is part of the St Dennis waste incinerator complex was out of action for ten months before the turbine could be safely…


To view the rest of this article, please subscribe to Cornwall Reports


This article has 2 comments

  1. How much of the the additional estimated £62,000,000 increase in the next 10 years’ Domestic Waste Collection contract hides the ongoing farce of the St Dennis incinerator and who is paying the costs for the breakdowns and repairs of the “new” St Dennis processing plant – Cornwall Council and/or the private SUEZ contractor?

  2. It is no wonder we were sold a ‘pup’, the incinerator is a human, financial and environmental disaster. As proven by FOI s, too much collusion between council officers and the contractor in the first place.

Leave a Reply