Stobart wins 15 year Welsh biomass contract


Stobart Group’s Biomass division has won a 15-year contract with Western Bioenergy to supply 150,000 tonnes of biomass a year to its plant in Port Talbot, Wales. Furthermore Stobart has invested an £800,000 equity and debt stake in the project, alongside Greensphere Capital, which owns Western Bioenergy. Stobart Biomass will supply approximately 50% of the volume itself and manage and process the remainder, which will be supplied by an as yet un-named third party. Chief executive Andrew Tinkler said: “We […]