TITLE

Solar farm benefits to trump visual impact

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Planning (14672073);7/12/2013, Issue 1963, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a permission granted to a 2.9-hectare solar farm in Devon, England after an inspector found that the scheme would help mitigate climate change and meet goals for renewable energy production. The ruling stated that the farm's renewable energy generation outweighs its negative impact. The setting of listed buildings including two grade I listed churches and grade I listed house will be affected by the scheme.
ACCESSION #
89370737

 

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