Harkin calls for a national legal framework to govern windfarm developments

Marian Harkin MEP
Marian Harkin MEP

North West MEP Marian Harkin is calling for tighter national regulations to govern the development of windfarms.
Ms Harkin says a national discussion is needed, along with an independent assessment of the balance of individual, community and national interests in the matter of wind farms before any planning applications are considered for large scale wind farm developments.
Ms Harkin says communities and even families are being divided by the issue, and a major problem is that in the absense of national regulations, the ground rules change from county to county……….

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