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The Shetland Tidal Array: Time To Halt Land Based Turbines

Letter to The National, 31/08/16 The connecting of the Shetland Tidal Array to the grid is one of the most momentous events in recent Scottish history and rightly took pride of place on the front page of The National on … Continue reading

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Forrestburn Windfarm: A New Threat

A few weeks back I took a walk through Caldercruix and on past Hillend Reservoir, before taking the road past the quarry workings at Cairneyhill and on to Forrestburn where I spent an enjoyable few hours watching the huge variety … Continue reading

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Benhar Windfarm Application

An application was recently submitted to construct a windfarm near Harthill and Eastfield by Eneco. The website promoting the proposal can be viewd HERE. You can lodge objections to this at the North Lanarkshire Online Planning site HERE. TheĀ application number … Continue reading

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Greengairs Windfarm Application now submitted

Having watched for the already announced Greengairs Windfarm application for a few weeks with no joy I see they slipped it in to the local paper last week when I was away on holiday. I’m hoping to get a more … Continue reading

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