Tag Archives: bunding

Green team gets planting

Published on October 11, 2011

It was a nine-to-five day with a difference last month when the Local Generation team swapped computer screens for gardening gloves.  That’s how long it took ten teammates to put in 8,000 green and glossy sedum plants around two-thirds of the bund (the two-metre high clay and soil barrier around the plant’s tanks).  There’s not

Keeping liquids in their place

Published on September 29, 2011

The latest addition to Local Generation’s anaerobic digestion plant site in March is the bunding. What is it and why is it a good thing? Next time you drive past a large container tank set back from the road, look out for a protective barrier built right round it, with gently sloping sides, made of