Baglan Energy Park
Planning Authority and Funding Requirements
|Name of scheme:
||Baglan Energy Park
||Baglan, Nr Port Talbot
|Type of building(s):
||Commercial, and industrial
|No of building(s):
||7 plots for phase 1, 5 plots for phase 2
|Area (ha) of development:
||174.7 ha (61 ha phase 1, 113.7 ha phase 2)
||Baglan Energy Park Partnership (BP, WDA, Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council)
||Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council
|Environmental Ratings Achieved:
||2 buildings on the site have achieved BREEAM 'Excellent'
Description of development:
Baglan Bay is a business development site
spanning 500 hectares. It will offer buildings and land to suit
manufacturing and service industries as the area develops over the next
The vision for Baglan Bay is to produce a
phased development of high quality business and manufacturing parks,
with plots available to lease or buy.
Sustainable construction features included:
Building level features will vary from plot to plot, but sustainable features will be encouraged.
Site served by on-site CHP.
Reasons for incorporating sustainable construction features:
The WDA and Neat Port Talbot CBC have driven the consideration of sustainable features.
Additional costs of sustainable construction features:
Outline planning consent has been obtained
for employment uses (B1, B2, & B8), and the Local Planning Authority
has agreed to a fast track approach to considering detailed planning
applications on the Baglan Energy Park.
Prospective developers are provided with a
design guide, which they are required to consider as part of the
detailed planning process for the park.
Image / schematic:
Images from www.baglan-energy-park.com