Onshore Renewables – Community Benefit Consultation

In view of the potential onshore renewables projects in Ardentinny which have recently been raised at  Ardentinny Community Council meetings, residents may wish to participate in Argyll and Bute Council’s Community Benefit Consultation. The Council has drawn up a framework for community benefits from onshore renewables which will replace its 2005 policy. You may view …

Changing vistas: The view from Ardentinny

25 Oct 23:47 UPDATE: RPWDT has now updated its website and included a section devoted to the Community Wind Farm. This includes the DRAFT Environmental Impact Assessment and photomontages including the view from Ardentinny. Following on from a public meeting in Cove last Saturday, Community Council members from along 'The Shore' (Strone, Kilmun, Blairmore and Ardentinny) …

Clyde bases plagued by nuclear safety flaws, says the MoD.

The Clyde bases that host Britain’s nuclear bombs and submarines are plagued by widespread safety flaws, according to an internal Ministry of Defence (MoD) report obtained by the Sunday Herald. Critics fear that the problems could trigger a major nuclear accident at Faslane or Coulport that would contaminate Glasgow with radioactivity. They say this would …