December, 2011

High Court King’s Lynn Incinerator Decision
December 20th, 2011GeneralKLWIN 0 Comments

Normally legal challenges to incinerators are restricted to the planning stage. In Norfolk’s case the County Council’s conduct over procurement was so bad it presented an additional opportunity for challenge. A Judicial Review of procurement was always going to be a high risk because the necessary burden of proof was so exceptionally high. Evidence showed [...]

December 9th, 2011FeaturedKLWIN 1 Comments

To qualify for a £169m grant Norfolk County Council are required to demonstrate a broad consensus supporting their incinerator strategy. A leaked document revealed the developer and Norfolk County Council both expected to lose the official ballot well before it took place. This is the real reason they chose not to participate despite having prepared [...]