Appeal against Highland Council refusal of planning permission for wind farm near Dunbeath in Caithness by Energiekontor rejected by Scottish Government reporter – JohnOGroat Journal

London-based Energiekontor wanted to build six turbines with a tip height of 149.9 metres near Dunbeath, but its application – which attracted almost 200 objections – was rejected by Highland Council last June. Objectors raised concerns about the impact on cultural heritage assets and archaeology, residential amenity, road users, tourists Read more…

Costly revolution – Scotsman letters

  Ian Moir is correct in highlighting the horrendous costs of Net Zero and The Green Revolution for the man and woman in the street (Letters, 26 April). Politicians earning – sorry make that “getting” – huge salaries, gold-plated pensions and expenses all paid for by taxpayers have no idea Read more…