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AD firm ordered to pay £45,000 following pollution incidents

A Cambridgeshire anaerobic digestion (AD) firm has been ordered to pay a total of £45,000 in fines, costs and compensation after it polluted two fenland watercourses.

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New waste fines - three fly-tippers ordered to pay £3,500

Three men have been fined for running an “orchestrated” fly-tipping operation in Havant which cost the Environment Agency (EA) £100,000 to clear.

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£147,000 in civil penalties issued for climate law failures

A total of 25 civil penalties, totalling almost £147,000, have been issued for breaches of the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme and EU Emissions Trading System, according to update from the Environment Agency issued in July.

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Jewellers De Beers hit with £6,820 ESOS penalty

De Beers failed to comply with an enforcement notice issued under the Energy Saving Opportunities Regulations 2014, earning a financial penalty.

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CRC breach costs Xerox £5,390

Xerox UK failed to submit an annual report on its energy consumption, as mandated by the CRC Order 2013.

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Car hire firm receives £35,000 bill for aviation ETS breach

Car hire firm Sixt failed to surrender sufficient allowances to cover its private jet travel in 2012, leading to a penalty of £34,927 from the Environment Agency.

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Water firm to pay rivers trust £350k for ‘wiping out fish population’

Details of the pollution incident that prompted South West Water to offer a payment of £350,000 to a local wildlife charity have been revealed by the Environment Agency

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‘Reckless’ AD firm ordered to pay £45k for polluting watercourses

A Cambridgeshire anaerobic digestion (AD) firm has been ordered to pay a total of £45,000 in fines, costs and compensation after it polluted two fenland watercourses

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Absolute discharge for farmer’s water pollution

On 24 July, a County Tyrone farmer was handed an absolute discharge by Magherafelt magistrates' court for allowing slurry to enter a waterway in 2017.

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Farming firms fined after silage effluent spill kills 35 fish

Two Nottinghamshire farming companies have been ordered to pay out nearly £30,000 after causing pollution that resulted in the death of 35 fish and caused a significant impact on the local groundwater

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