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Aberdeen £150m waste to energy plans approved

East Tullos waste plant Image copyright East Tullos waste plant

Plans for a £150m energy from waste plant in Aberdeen have been backed by councillors.

The scheme at East Tullos would provide low cost energy and reduce the amount of waste to landfill.

However concerns had been raised about the possible environmental impact.

Aberdeen councillors gave the go-ahead for the Torry scheme by 23 votes to 14.

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