Planning (Scotland) Bill

Planning Aid Scotland has called on the Scottish Government to be bolder and more ambitious in its Planning Bill which was published on 5 December http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/Bills/106768.aspx?ct=t(PAS_Ebulletin_31_July7_30_2015)#stagetwo  in order to realise a more positive, collaborative planning system which carries the trust of local communities and empowers them to actively engage in the decisions about their local places.

‘Is this England’s last new onshore wind farm?’ asks renewable energy chief – Scottish Energy News

Britain’s greenest energy supply company yesterday turned on what might be England’s last onshore wind park, as Ecotricity founder and former hippy Dale Vince lamented that the once-dynamic onshore wind industry had been “effectively killed off by government policy” which blocks all new developments <south of the Anglo-Scottish Border> The company’s new three windmill site
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