Monthly Archives: December 2013

Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine – Public Meetings

Meetings Notice – Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine Application   There is a planning application (01243/2013) to build a 34m (111 feet) Wind Turbine at Beckwell Farm which is on the ridge between Ramsdown Cross and Borough Cross. This Turbine will … Continue reading

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Farmers with Wind Turbines/Solar Farms may lose Inheritance Tax relief

Worth repeating from a post in July:-   Now coming to light is the fact that farmers who install Wind Turbines and or Solar Farms are liable to lose a large proportion of their Inheritance Tax relief as they will … Continue reading

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Actual site of the proposed Beckwell Wind Turbine

Several people have asked for a location map. Ramsdown is a ridge of hills running roughly West to East and is clearly seen from all around. The proposed site for the turbine is at the Eastern end and close to … Continue reading

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Objection Letter to Planning Application 01243/2013 – Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine.

Mr C Burchell has kindly allowed us to publish his letter to West Devon Borough Council Planning Department objecting to the proposed Beckwell Farm Wind Turbine:-   RE: PLANNING Application 01243/2013 35m wind turbine, Beckwell Farm, Milton Abbot, Tavistock.   … Continue reading

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Beckwell Farm – Wind Turbine Application – 01243/2013

Beckwell Farm has now formalised its application for a single wind turbine which is 24m to the hub and 34m ( 111 feet) to the blade tip. Although this application is for a smaller turbine than the 77m turbines previously … Continue reading

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