Categories Archives: Campaign request

Request for Help from Dumfries and Galloway

Cumbria Windwatch has received the following from Scotland Against Spin Dear Supporter and friends of SAS, Our friends at TW312 have sent us a request for help now that Banks Renewables have finally submitted further environmental information about the Knockendurrick wind development in Dumfries and Galloway.There is now a window of just under 4 weeks [...]

A request for support from USA

The Brown County Citizens for Responsible Wind Energy in Wisconsin have been successful in persuading their Health Board to declare a Wind farm (the Shirley Wind project) a “human health hazard”  They are asking for messages of support and any personal experiences of health problems. It is possible that if this can be made to stand [...]

National news and local applications

A reminder that https://www.wind-watch.org/news/ is a great place to get (and share) relevant news stories from around the world, as home-owners sue wind-farm landlords and bats and birds continue to be killed by turbine blades. Interesting removal of data from a gov.uk site…http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/willheaven/100243023/nuclear-power-vs-wind-farms-the-infographic-the-government-doesnt-want-you-to-see/ Locally applications for turbines large and larger still continue to come in – in [...]

Two new singular applications in Cumbria… Near Orton and Newcastleton

UGE – Universal Green Energy have put another application for a single wind turbine in Eden this ime near Orton and Scout Green.  Once again it has a noise assessment from 1999 in the Netherlands and the implication is that it will provide energy to a farm and yet there seem no plans to connect it to [...]

Another application for a turbine at Drigg Holmbrook, Cumbria

An application has been put in for a 45.5 metre wind turbine on the land at Drigg Moorhouse farm, Drigg Holmrook Cumbria. Mr Shepherd had previously applied for a 80 metre turbine which was refused by both the Copeland Planning Department and The Planning Inspectorate on the grounds that Cumbria Landscape Guidance and Tool Kit [...]

Please object to Killington Wind Farm – Banks Renewables want 3 x 130 metre turbines

Stop Turbines At Killington website has up to date information – please sign up there  or click through below to make an objection to the application. The South Lakes District Council website is now fully operational so please register your objection (see Guidance Notes below for suggestions about what to include). You do NOT need [...]