Falck’s Ongarhill appeal dismissed; Planning Inspectorate refuses consent for nine-turbine Norfolk wind farm #ENG

The Planning Inspectorate has dismissed Falck Renewables’ appeal against West Norfolk Council’s refusal of its nine-turbine Ongarhill wind farm. The proposed 27MW project, refused against the planning officer’s recommendation in February 2015, was set to feature turbines with 127-metre tips. PINS said the site close to the Norfolk Coast AONB would cause a significant degree of harm to landscape character and visual amenity. Inspector Paul Jackson said: “The advantages in terms of a significant contribution to the nation’s renewable energy . . .

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