Community cash for hosting wind farms branded ‘inconsistent’ by MSPs – Energy Voice

Communities are often being left with just the “crumbs off the table” if they do not strike a hard bargain to host windfarms, MSPs warned yesterday.

Politicians at Holyrood yesterday highlighted the “very inconsistent picture” across Scotland as they debated the financial benefits of the turbine developments.

After hearing the concerns, Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse vowed to carry out a review to ensure “our good practice principles remain fit for purpose”.

Community cash for hosting wind farms branded ‘inconsistent’ by MSPs

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