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Council drops plan for solar arrays in the Country Park

Hastings Borough Council has decided to scrap its proposal to install solar arrays at two sites in the Country Park after receiving advice from Natural England. The news was welcomed by the Friends of Hastings Country Park and local Liberal Democrats. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 23:06 Tuesday, May 12, 2020 In: Energy Tags: Andrew Mier AONB Hastings Borough Council Kim Forward Michael Moor Natural England Nick Terdre solar

Feasibility studies for solar farms are dubbed “reckless”

The Friends of Hastings Country Park Nature Reserve have condemned Hastings Borough Council’s “reckless” refusal to listen to advice from Natural England on their proposal to build two solar farms in the Country Park. But the council leader still says that an adverse report from the agency could cause the project to be dropped. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 13:45 Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 In: Energy Tags: Andy Patmore AONB feasibility studies Hastings Borough Council Michael Moor Mill Farm Natural England Nick Terdre Peter Chowney Simon Hubbard solar farms SSSI
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