Wind Generation Appeals Update

    View Authors February 2016

    Please find attached our summary of wind generation appeal decisions issued between 7 January and 2 February 2016.

    Some facts for you in relation to the summary:

    • 25  decisions have been issued during this time, 4 of which were allowed
    • 17 related to single turbine projects, 3 of which were allowed
    • 4 related to two turbine schemes, all of which were dismissed
    • There were four larger schemes, only one was allowed

    With regards to the English decisions, decisions are continuing to reference the WMS as a material consideration, and in numerous cases this is considered the determining factor.