The South West Norfolk MP and Education Minister Liz Truss has told ITV News Anglia she hopes the controversial King's Lynn waste incinerator will now be scrapped.
The government has withdrawn a £169 million grant towards the scheme.
Ms Truss has welcomed the withdrawal of funds saying it was a "waste of public money."
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