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Decision For Wind Farm Site Visit Provokes Calls To ‘Make it Soon’

By Jane Cruickshank / December 10, 2020

AT TUESDAY’S meeting of the Kincardine and Mearns Area Committee, councillors voted to hold a site visit before determining an application for a wind farm at moorland near Rickarton. But site visits are not permitted at the moment – so the move provoked concern amongst members of Stonehaven and District Community Council, SDCC, who are […]

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Hillhead of Auquhirie Wind Farm Community Fund

By bellmannews / November 30, 2020

From Kincardineshire Development Partnership (KDP) – The Hillhead of Auquhirie Wind Farm Community Fund opens for applications on 1 December 2020.  This fund has been delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic but will return to the normal schedule in 2021. Applications to the fund can be made from groups and projects which benefit the communities […]

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Meikle Carewe Wind Farm Community Fund

By bellmannews / October 26, 2020

The Meikle Carewe Wind Farm Community Fund opens for applications on November 1, 2020. Applications to the fund can be made from not-for-profit groups and organisations based in the following community council areas: •Crathes, Drumoak and Durris •Newtonhill, Muchalls & Cammachmore •North Kincardine Rural•Portlethen and District •Stonehaven and District The energy company RES established a […]

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Councillors Asked to Object to Wind Farm Extension

By Jane Cruickshank / October 26, 2020

PLANNING officers say an extension to the Mid Hill Wind Farm will bring an unacceptable impact on the landscape – and they are recommending our area committee object to the proposals. Fetteresso Wind Ltd want to build an additional 10 turbines of up to 200m in height at the existing Mid Hill site. Scottish Ministers […]