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Ireland: Wind turbines in Tipperary given green light despite negative environmental impact

Turbines get green light despite fears over environmental impact and effect on protected bird species The Journal — August 1, 2014 Planning permission had previously been refused due to concerns over the site’s impact on a protected bird species and local bogs. Planning permission has been granted for a multi-million wind farm in Tipperary despite […]

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Scotland: RSPB to present results of 5 year study on IWT’s, Showing Strong Negative Effects on Birds

Evidence of strong negative effects of wind farm development on birds The Caithness Courier — June 22, 2014 THE effects of the construction of wind farms and their operation on birds is to be looked at in a Thurso seminar. David Douglas, of the RSPB Centre for Conservation Science, is to give a talk on ‘Breeding […]

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