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RESIDENTS came out in force this week to object to plans to build the North East's most powerful wind farm near North Charlton. Most of the 180 people who packed into the Northumberland Hall on Tuesday night voted to oppose npower renewables' 18-turbine plan for Middlemoor.
Company airs its vision for a £40m wind farm
Protesters have re-launched a campaign to fight plans for three giant wind turbines in Waunarlwydd. The village's wind farm pressure group has been put back on track at a hastily arranged meeting.
RESIDENTS living high on the moors in a remote Pennine parish are furious at proposals to erect three giant wind turbines near their homes. Banks Developments, which operates a landfill site near Hepworth Building Products at Crow Edge, wants to erect three 125 metre high wind turbines on the land.
Villagers concerned about the impact of seven proposed wind turbines in rural Notts turned out in force to oppose the plans.
SAMSOE, Denmark -- In the late 1990s, Denmark set out to turn this farming and summer-vacation island in the Kattegat Sea into a showcase for clean energy. The government dangled generous financial subsidies. A former environmental studies teacher, Soren Hermansen, was hired to persuade residents to invest in wind turbines, solar panels, electric cars and giant straw-burning furnaces.
Residents who have objected to plans to build a wind farm in the Nottinghamshire countryside have won more time to make their case.
Landowners in Bantry say they will go to jail before they will let an overhead power supply through their land.
Protesters in Northumberland will meet tonight [Tues] as part of their bid to stop the North-East's biggest wind farm being built.
TODAY the Advertiser gives YOU the chance to make your views known on one of the most important planning applications ever heard in Oldham.
WIND power could soon play a major part in the future of Honda in Swindon which could mean 70-metre windmills at the South Marston site.
Powys planning officials have opened the door to a flood of speculative wind farm applications across the county, claims a Mid Wales businessman.
Villagers have pledged to battle on in a desperate attempt to stop a wind farm being built near their homes.
A Wind farm planned for Lincolnshire has divided a nearby community.
The plans, for 18 wind turbines to be built five miles north of Middlemoor near Alnwick, are being considered by the Department of Trade and Industry.
THE government’s renewable energy policy is in chaos after hundreds of wind farm companies were told that they face delays of more than 10 years before they can sell any of the electricity that they produce.
TWENTY giant wind turbines CAN now be built at Conisholme Fen, the government has said. The Ecotricity scheme was backed by East Lindsey District Council in a controversial move last October.
WIND turbines could be built in all parts of Huntingdonshire, according to a new strategy being considered by the district council.
The 80m (262ft) structures were planned for land at Den Brook, but West Devon Borough Council received nearly 3,000 letters of objection.
Campaigners fighting plans for six wind turbines near a mountain bike centre in south Wales are looking to visitors to back their fight to stop the scheme.