‘David beat Goliath’ over Druim Ba wind farm – Highland News

Written by Donna MacAllister Plans for 10 turbines at Druim Ba between Kiltarlity and Abriachan have been rejected after a second public inquiry. A Scottish Government reporter dismissed the appeal and refused planning permission for the scheme on Blairmore Estate. There were fears the scheme would ruin the views and spoil people’s enjoyment of area,
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How we can build a renewable energy future on Lewis – without the interconnector and without foreign-owned giant wind-farms – SEN

By KATIE LAING Back on familiar ground today with wind farms. It’s a guest blog, though, and I am very pleased indeed to be able to share this piece with you, from none other than Alastair McIntosh, a man widely regarded as one of the most influential land campaigners ever. Alastair wrote a letter recently
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A Japanese renewable energy company has taken over a Scottish wind turbine company. – SEN

  SD Green Energy of Tokyo, Japan has acquired the wind turbine product range from Kingspan Environmental. SD Green Energy has now established a new division called SD Wind Energy Ltd and will expand its team immediately with the addition of the staff and manufacturing capabilities of the site in Stewarton in southern Scotland. This
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