January 2008
Utility Week;1/18/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p26
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the support being given by the National Grid and the Energy Networks Association to the British government's plans to reform and streamline the planning system. According to Nick Winser, National Grid director of transmission, about 70 percent of applications for windfarms were held up in planning in one form or another. He also said the single consenting process the government was advocating along with the proposed Infrastructure Planning Commission will have a big impact.


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