Planning and wind farms in the UK

I was asked to give my view on the planning impediments to wind energy developments to Heren Energy, an energy news service. Heren understandably has a pro-wind agenda, hence the characterisation of the problem.

Here is what they decided to use of my contribution about those aspects of the planning process that create often intractable disputes, as published in Heren Energy’s European Daily Electricity Markets on 10 April 2008.