TITLE

Talking to communities could get harder still

AUTHOR(S)
Marsh, Andrew
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/18/2011, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the difficulty of talking with local customers or councilors about new renewable energy plans. He discusses the 2011 Localism Bill that aims to enable British communities to resist bureaucratic planning decisions and to produce their own neighbourhood-led plans. The author also explains that utilities worry that the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) is housing-led and not an integrated plan for development of supporting infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
69614790

 

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