Local Windfarm Projects
The following table provides an overview of the local windfarm projects which ProWA has actively supported or is currently supporting, lis
ted in chronological order based on decision date.

Project Developer District Grid ref Status  Comments






Swinford Nuon Renewables Harborough
(Leics)
SP572815
Approved Dec 2009 following public inquiry.
Read the appeal decision.
Swinford Windfarm is now operational.
See pertinent blog post here.






New Albion
Infinergy Kettering
(Northants)
SP846843 Approved Jan 2010 at Kettering Borough Council planning meeting.
Read the committee report and the approval document.
Listen to interviews with the chair of the planning committee for Kettering Borough Council and the Chief Executive of Infinergy.

ProWA is looking forward to seeing the windfarm in operation in due course.






Low Spinney Broadview Harborough
(Leics)
SP559892 Approved March 2010 following public inquiry.
Read the appeal decision.
Low Spinney Windfarm is now operational.
See newspaper article under the heading "We were wrong on turbine noise, admit protesters" here.






Palmers Hollow Ridgewind Melton
(Leics)
SK820400 Dismissed July 2010 following public inquiry.
Read the appeal decision.
ProWA is disappointed by the inspector's decision.






Yelvertoft Your Energy Daventry
(Northants)
SP579758 Approved July 2010 following public inquiry.
Read the appeal decision.
The Inspector took note of the close proximity of the M1 motorway and A14 trunk road, and disagreed with the analysis of sound given by a representative of the objectors.  Much of the report relates to visual impact of the turbines as relating to Stanford Hall; the Inspector was of the opinion such impacts were slight and not harmful.
Yelvertoft Windfarm is now operational.






Harrington Nuon Renewables Daventry
(Northants)
SP767782
Dismissed Sept 2010 following public inquiry.
Read the appeal decision.
The appeal decision is a disgrace. Click here to read why.






Dalby
Ecotricity Melton
(Leics)
SK652238
Approved Dec 2010 at Melton Borough Council planning meeting.
Read the decision notice.
ProWA is looking forward to seeing the windfarm in operation in due course.






Wanlip

Severn Trent

Charnwood
(Leics)

SK592119
Approved March 2011 following appeal.
Read the appeal decision.
The Wanlip turbine is now operational.
See pertinent blog post here.






Kelmarsh
E.ON Daventry
(Northants)
SP723784 Approved Dec. 2011 following appeal. Construction imminent.






Winwick
E.ON Daventry
(Northants)
SP636744 Approved July 2012 following appeal. Construction imminent.







Watford Lodge Volkswind Daventry
(Northants)

Awaiting decision.






Boddington Reservoir Partnerships for Renewables Daventry
(Northants)
SP496542 Approved. The Boddington turbine is now operational.
See pertinent blog post here.






Starbold Broadview Stratford-on-Avon
(Warwcks)
SP384551 Awaiting application.






Spring Farm Ridge Broadview South Northants SP570430 Awaiting decision.






Gartree Energy4All Harborough
(Leics)

Withdrawn For background information see
https://sites.google.com/site/jonnyinlubenham






M1 Windfarm Wind Prospect Developments
South Northants SP778520 Approved Dec 2012 at
South Northants Council planning meeting
.







Bransford Bridge
SSE Churchover
(Warks)

Awaiting decision.






Burton Wold South Infinergy Kettering
(Northants)

Approved March 2012 at Kettering Borough Council planning meeting.
Read the committee report.







Steadfold Lane
REG Windpower
Ketton
(Rutland)

Withdrawn.






M1J18 Turbines
Airvolution Daventry
(Northants)

Approved May 2012 at Daventry District Council planning meeting






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