South Molton wind farm inquiry adjourned

A PUBLIC inquiry into two proposed wind farm developments near South Molton has been adjourned until the autumn. The inquiry, which started last month, relates to a proposal for nine wind turbines submitted to North Devon Council at Three Moors in Knowsto

A PUBLIC inquiry into two proposed wind farm developments near South Molton has been adjourned until the autumn.

The inquiry, which started last month, relates to a proposal for nine wind turbines submitted to North Devon Council at Three Moors in Knowstone, and to a second proposal for four wind turbines at Bickham Moor in Oakford, submitted to Mid Devon District Council. It follows appeals lodged by applicants Airtricity and Coronation Power.

Planning inspector, Philip Major has deferred the inquiry, being held at the Assembly Rooms in South Molton, until September 17 and 18, to allow for the gathering of noise evidence.


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