‘tinkering’ accusation over windfarm applications
Call for review of planning procedure
The Scottish Government has been accused of “tinkering” with the way planning applications for windfarms are decided.
Mid Scotland and Fife Tory MSP Murdo Fraser called for a review of the planning process for windfarms yesterday because of the way several developments in Perthshire were, or are, being handled.
Mr Fraser asked the Scottish Government what changes had been introduced to speed up the decision-making process for onshore windfarm applications since the SNP came to power in May 2007.
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