Norlands Lane Closed Landfill Site, Norlands Lane, Thorpe, Egham, Surrey, TW20 8SH
Developing Green Engery potential of a closed Landfill Site.
Land Logical Group purchased the 43 hectare (106 acre) landfilled former sand and gravel quarry from previous operators Viridor in 2019. Located in the Metropolitan Green Belt in Surrey, a significant investment has been set aside to improve and modernise the sites somewhat outdated gas infrastrutre. Planning permission has been obtained for an additional 4MW of gas powered Short Term Operating Reserve (STOR) facility giving the National Grid much needed support in the area.
In the long term. Options are being examined with the Enviromental Agency for Land Logical Group to assist in the much needed River Thames Scheme (RTS) this is to reduce the risk of flooding in the Thorpe area. It will be a joint project of the sites naturel wetland and encompass a new woodland area along with the devolpment of the brownfield land on the sites perimeter.