The 40MW Margam Green Energy Plant is a £160m wood-fired power station, located near Port Talbot, South Wales. It entered commercial operation in 2019, generating renewable electricity via the Grid for homes and businesses.

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The facility has the potential to manage 250,000 tonnes of waste wood that is currently disposed of to landfill. It generates enough electricity to power approximately 75,000 homes saving approximately 270,000 tonnes of CO2 per annum.

The Margam Green Energy Plant is a long-term, multi-million pound investment into the Welsh economy.  It is helping to meet the country’s renewable energy targets whilst also strengthening the country’s energy security.

Construction of the plant started in 2015.  The plant is generating to the Grid.


About Margam Green Energy Plant

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The Location of the Power Plant

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News & Updates

22 Mar / 2024

Margam Green Energy Community Fund: latest awards

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02 Feb / 2024

Margam Green Energy helps Margam Youth Centre

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21 Aug / 2023

Margam Green Energy funds all-terrain mobility scooters for Margam Park

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09 Aug / 2023

Margam Community Fund: latest grant awards

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