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Archive for December, 2012

Will Hampshire County Council ban Wind Turbines on their land?

Icon Written by admin on December 11, 2012 – 6:09 pm

Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC), Friends of the Earth & others are lobbying Hampshire County Council (HCC) concerning their Wind Turbine Policy on whether to restrict the use of HCC land for large wind turbine developments. The economics and argments for wind turbines are being pursued by WinACC and FOE. What we are concerned […]



Response to Letter 2 from Hampshire County Council concerning Wind Turbines

Icon Written by admin on December 11, 2012 – 6:03 pm

Dear Mr Veck Thank you for your email of 6 November, which has been passed to me by Cllr Kendal for a response. I can assure you that the County Council does take the issues of energy and climate change seriously. It has recently agreed a Energy Strategy which provides an appropriate local response to […]



Letter 2 to Hampshire County Council – it didn’t answer my question

Icon Written by admin on December 11, 2012 – 5:59 pm

Dear Cllr Kendal Thank you for your response but it did not answer the specific question so let me be more precise:- Situation: HCC refuse to lease HCC owned land to an Energy Suppler that wishes to install large wind turbines on the basis of this new policy. Assumption: HCC are committed to meeting Legally […]



Response to Letter 1 from Hampshire County Council concerning Wind Turbines

Icon Written by admin on December 11, 2012 – 5:57 pm

Dear Mr Veck Thank you for your comments on the decision report entitled, ‘Policy on large wind turbines and wind farms on County Council Land’. The decision on whether to adopt a policy to restrict the use Hampshire County Council’s own land for large wind turbine developments will be made by the Leader of the […]



Letter 1 to Hampshire County Council’s Policy on Wind Turbines

Icon Written by admin on December 11, 2012 – 5:54 pm

Dear Sir Re: HCC Policy on Wind Turbines Before raising issues on the recent publicity on the above subject, I commend HCC on their Hampshire Insulate project. This is good news which has not been widely published and demonstrates commitment to CO2 reductions. No doubt you will have received comments and feedback regarding the CO2 […]