News & Events

Winter 2009/2010

Preliminary feasibility work confirms site is technically viable, and an initial site layout is developed. Wintering Bird Survey and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) commenced.

November 25th, 2009

Aviation : Retford (Gamston) Airport confirms that 6 turbines at a height of no greater than 125m will not impact on the operations of this airport.

January 1st, 2010

Aviation : the MOD confirms it has no concerns with the proposal This is based on 6 turbines of 125m to tip.

April 20th, 2010

Scoping meeting with Newark and Sherwood Planning Department. 

Scoping document can be downloaded at

May 24th, 2010

Application for planning permission made to Newark and Sherwood District Council for a temporary 60m tuberlar steel wind measuring mast with 30m guy ropes.

May 29th, 2010

Carlton on Trent Parish Council approves scoping document as a response to consultation from Newark and Sherwood Planning.

June 16th, 2010

Information meeting held at Norwell Village Hall. There were significant concerns expressed on noise, financial viability, visual impact and the environment.