Reducing emissions from Medium Combustion Plants and Generators

Posted on April 12th, 2017

In February, the IAQM committee wrote to Defra, to respond to the department’s consultation on reducing emissions from Medium Combustion Plants and Generators to improve air quality.

Amongst other points, the committee welcomed the proposal to transpose and implement the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD). The committee shares Defra’s view that, given the large number of such plant, the Directive’s effective implementation will bring about significant reductions in releases of air pollutants with associated benefits.

Download the full submission (pdf).