Wind turbines Windmapped….

In our last newsletter, John Mackay (author of Scotland’s Beauty at Risk) took a look at the shortcomings of the currently available data sets on turbine numbers in Scotland. Having seen the inability/unwillingness of the Scottish Government to provide accurate data on how widespread wind turbine developments are, and failings Read more…

Highland Campaigners Appeal for Objections

Dear All Just a short while ago Falk Renewables were refused permission for a wind farm on iconic Ben Wyvis (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Wyvis). They didn’t appeal because of the strength of public feeling against it. That doesn’t stop other developers chancing their luck and here we have two. Apologies for the late Read more…

Tiree (Argyll) Array is Dropped

Scottish Power has announced dropping development of their proposed TIREE (Argyll) Array. The proposed TIREE (Argyll) Array was to be the largest offshore wind farm in Europe. NO TIREE ARRAY (NTA), was formed in 2010 to resist the development of this proposed offshore windfarm/array. Had the Tiree(Argyll) Array been developed, Read more…

Glen Moriston – Visualisations

Malcolm Kirk from Visit Scotlands Windfarms, has produced a range of 3D Visualisations for the proposed Glen Moriston wind farm (30 x 126.5m) on behalf of the No Mosiston Wind Farm campaign group. The visualisations show the extent of the visual blight the proposed wind farm will have on the Read more…