Case Law >> Victory for wind industry?
Hayley Tam and Colleen Theron from LexisPSL examine a recent Scottish appeal that rules the benefits of wind farms can outweigh their impactsIn September 2011, Dumfries and Galloway Council refused a planning application for a wind farm 7km northeast of Glenluce, which would cover 524 hectares of moorland. The proposed 11 turbines would ha
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