Windfarms and local democracy

Scotland Against Spin windfarm image Apr 2014 approved for reproduction

 By LINDA HOLT

Scottish wind policy has been on a collision course with local democracy for a long time. The Scottish Government has promoted wind energy via target-led, developer-led planning policies instead of a plan-led system with clear restrictions on development, which is what planning is supposed to be about.

 Read the full PLATFORM article on Scottish Energy News

http://goo.gl/KUs9cV

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