FOI Request - Windfarms and Turbines
1. Information relating to the number of operational windfarms, and the number of turbines, within the local authority boundary area;
2. Information relating to the total number of windfarm applications approved by the council since May 2007, the total number of windfarm applications rejected by the council since May 2007, and the total number of windfarm applications currently still under consideration by the council.
Please note I am aware councils publish a windfarm database online, often on a monthly basis. However, for the purposes of accuracy, I wish to be provided in writing with the actual total numbers relating to the queries above.
1. The figures include Section 36 applications.
Operational 19 Applications, 102 Turbines Approved/Under Construction 101 Applications, 272 Turbines
1 - Called in an dealt with by Cairngorms National Park
1 - Refused by Scottish Executive after Appeal for non-determination
50 - Refused
90 - Permitted
6 - Not decided
20 - Refused Applications Appeal/Local Review Body
2 - In progress
9 - Dismissed
9 - Allowed