Melton Renewable Energy is one of the leading independent generators of renewable energy in the United Kingdom specialising in converting biomass fuel and landfill gas into electricity. Melton operates a portfolio of generating assets with a total net installed capacity of 165MW and a 2022 output of 1,018GWh.
As of April 2023, we operate five biomass generating stations and 19 landfill gas energy installations across the UK.
With around 270 employees, we own and operate the largest independent biomass-only fuelled power station portfolio in the United Kingdom, consisting of five biomass power stations.
Our landfill gas business generates electricity and fulfils an important role in helping councils and waste management companies meet their environmental obligations.
Our plants provide sustainable, cost and environmentally effective solutions. Our operations are based on sustainability and cost-efficiency. They are embedded in rural communities to be able to facilitate efficient waste removal from agricultural sites.
We provide high-quality, skilled jobs and help to maintain the integrity of the rural supply chain, keeping jobs, training and opportunities for economic growth open.