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Britains first eco village near Bristol will use Combined Heat and Power (CHP) technology to provide the electricity and heat needed to power 200 eco-homes. The sustainable homes will use a biomass CHP plant fuelled by wood chips to provide the power to all the homes. English Partnerships, the Governments land quango, selected Barratt Developments to build the eco-village on the site of the old Hanham Hall hospital. Housing and Planning Minister Yvette Cooper said: We have set a world-beating