'Negative emissions': Government gives planning green light to Drax BECCS project

Cecilia Keating
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Drax Power Station, in North Yorkshire | Credit: Drax
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Drax Power Station, in North Yorkshire | Credit: Drax

Flagship CCS project takes major step forward, but decision comes as campaigners warn biomass plant could cost British taxpayer hundreds of millions of pounds a year

The latest phase of plans to install carbon capture technology at the Drax biomass power plant in Yorkshire have today been approved by the government. In a decision letter posted to the UK planning...

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