OnePlanet: Wind farm woes July 22, 2011

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The UK Government has unveiled its latest roadmap to renewable energy, setting a target of 15% by 2020. But recent research suggests nearly half of all planning applications for wind farms are being turned down. In this week's One Planet we'll look at why the government's plans to build wind farms are coming unstuck.



The UK Government has unveiled its latest roadmap to renewable energy, setting a target of 15% by 2020. But recent research suggests nearly half of all planning applications for wind farms are being turned down. In this week's One Planet we'll look at why the government's plans to build wind farms are coming unstuck.