Bishampton Bank to be first area for makeover by ScottishPower Renewables as they announce Phase1

09-09-2009 ScottishPower Renewables today released details of the first phase of development for the proposed Lenchwick Windfarm. ScottishPower Renewables, which has a track record of multiple planning applications and has proposals to extend all of its existing industrial wind power generating sites, today released details of the proposed locations of the first set of wind [...]

Local MP, Peter Luff comes to hear the Concerns of Local Residents

On Friday 17 July Peter Luff, visited the house of Jon and Diane Richardson in Sheriffs Lench to see the wind test mast, and the proposed site of the wind farm.  The picture is of Jon Richardson with Peter Luff and  a few Sheriffs Lench residents. In the background is the expected site of  three [...]

Scoping Report Available

ScottishPower Renewables (SPR)  has just made publicly available its Scoping Report for the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) that it has to carry out as part of its planning application for the Lenchwick Windfarm aka Industrial Wind Power Plant. VVASP has been in receipt of the scoping report for a short while and has submitted a [...]

How Can I Help – Call To Action

CALL TO ACTION It’s Time to Write and Object to The Planning Application for the Wind Monitoring Masts WE NEED AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE TO OBJECT TO THE PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR THESE WIND MASTS.  IF YOU WANT TO HELP PROTECT YOUR VILLAGE PLEASE READ ON. With the submission of Planning Applications for TWO 70m [...]

And You Thought It Was Just Turbines…

In this week’s Okehampton Times, the Appeal Notification in respect of the Den Brook Wind Farm at North Tawton. A stark reminder of what else is involved apart from the turbines. Appeal Notification 8250/2005/OKE "To erect 9 wind turbines, electricity transformers, control building, wind monitoring mast and to construct access tracks, crane hardstandings and associated [...]