Battle lines are being drawn up as protesters in and around a far north coast village gear up for another set-to with a wind farm developer.
A Highland councillor yesterday expressed his lack of faith in Scottish Government planners over their decision to grant planning permission to a controversial wind farm development in Caithness.
Windfarm plans blown off course after world heritage vision for Flow Country not included in planning report
Two wind projects planned for the Highlands were blown off course yesterday by councillors.
Highland councillors are being urged to reject a Caithness windfarm plan - despite the possibility of a potentially costly appeal from a spurned developer.
The head of policy at the John Muir Trust has urged north councillors to next week reject revised proposals for a 24-turbine windfarm in Caithness.
Developers have resubmitted a planning application for a 24-turbine Caithness windfarm that was rejected by a Scottish Government reporter after a public inquiry.
Scottish Energy Minister Fergus Ewing has rejected a windfarm in Caithness despite the presence of many other huge turbines in close range.