Lees Hill Energy Park -Pre Application

Scottish Borders Up to 7 wind turbines up to 200 m to tip height, ground-mounted solar photovoltaic panels, battery storage, and all other associated infrastructure. Combined total installed capacity of up to 100 MW with up to an additional 60 MW of battery storage.  https://www.energyconsents.scot/ApplicationDetails.aspx?cr=ECU00004571

We don’t have enough room for huge expansions in wind turbines, Scots tells SNP – Telegraph

The SNP plans to double Scotland’s onshore wind capacity, ignoring the damage to rural areas already being “saturated” with turbines, communities and planners have warned ministers. Respondents to the Scottish Government consultation on the proposal criticized the “lack of mention of adverse impacts” on the countryside, including “visual, landscape, cultural Read more…