The 40MW Margam Green Energy Plant is a £160m wood-fired power station, located near Port Talbot, South Wales. It entered commercial operation this year (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.

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About Margam Green Energy Plant

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The Location of the Power Plant

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16 Oct / 2019

Margam Green Energy hosts Neath Port Talbot Council

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08 Jul / 2019

Needing help for your local club or special project in Margam? Check out the Margam Community Benefit Fund

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24 Jun / 2019

GLENNMONT’S MARGAM GREEN ENERGY PLANT ENTERS COMMERCIAL OPERATION

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03 Dec / 2018

South Wales young photographer wins national award

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