Project overview*

EIS status EIS active
Description A waste to energy plant and associated resource recovery infrastructure to convert non-recyclable waste into 50 megawatts of baseload power.
Proponent REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd
Location/s 10 km south-east of Ipswich at Swanbank. Map
Local government/s Ipswich City Council
Investment $400 million
Key features
  • waste to energy plant
  • resource recovery infrastructure
  • utilities and ancillary infrastructure.
Construction start date 2024
Jobs
  • 200 (construction)
  • 80 (operational)

* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.

Environmental impact statement (EIS) process

Date Activity
Currently Draft terms of reference for EIS being prepared.
29 June 2020 Gazettal (PDF icon 247 KB) of ‘Coordinated project’ declaration.
29 April 2020 Application, including initial advice statement (PDF icon 2.6 MB), submitted.

Further information

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