Constraint Payments: Misunderstandings and Misrepresentations

REF was the first organisation to draw attention to the excessive prices demanded by windpower to reduce output (constraint payments), and the resulting publicity is in part responsible for the fall in prices, though these are still, in our view, excessive.

MSP contacts Defence Secretary over wind turbine objections/The Stornoway Gazette

Western Isles SNP MSP, Alasdair Allan, has recently contacted the Secretary of State for Defence, Philip Hammond MP, following a meeting with Comhairle nan Eilean Siar regarding the approach which the MOD takes to the planning process when it comes to applications for community wind turbines.