Planning application for a Straw Pelleting Plant on land adjacent to Ely Wildspace and SSSI – deadline 9 June

In brief:
+ Three lorry loads of straw will be brought to the site every hour and 3 empty lorries will leave.
+ The 100 meter long building with a 47 meter high tower will convert the straw into pellets that will be transported by rail to a power station in Norwich.
+ The grinding machine will run day and night every day of the year.
+ The noise and traffic pollution could have disastrous consequences on the SSSI. Wildlife will be affected by cumulative noise and traffic.

Please read the full application at ECDC Planning on line ( 15/00427/fum) and make your comments before June 9th.