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A recent English planning appeal has fuelled the debate over what repowering really means. The definition of repowering is of particular significance given that so many wind farms are due to reach the end of their original planning consent periods within the next 5-10 years.
David Bone, Senior Partner and head of Energy & Natural Resources at Harper Macleod LLP, is one of Scotland's leading renewable energy lawyers. Here he looks at what the future holds for the industry in Scotland and globally.
Harper Macleod Partner Calum MacLeod, who specialises in wide range of rural property work, with a particular focus on crofting, considers the future of crofting law.
This is the first in a series of briefing notes on the Planning (Scotland) Bill, introduced to the Scottish Parliament on 4 December 2017. The proposals in the Bill are far reaching and will have a significant impact on the operation of the planning system