Government hit with legal challenge over onshore wind planning rules

Stuart Stone
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Good Law Project to argue exclusion of onshore wind development from recent National Policy Statement is not compatible with climate goals

The Good Law Project and legal firm Leigh Day have launched a challenge against the government over its exclusion of onshore wind development from its National Policy Statement for renewable energy...

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