Scores object to power plant proposal for Sheffield suburb

 More than 90 people have objected to a proposal to build a gas power plant in the middle of a Sheffield suburb.

Shovel Ready Ltd wants to develop a piece of wasteland off Orgreave Road in Handsworth.

According to the planning application, gas would be fed to the plant through an underground pipeline. When electricity is required by the National Grid, the plant would be able to produce up to 20MW of energy.

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