Proposed Solar Installation at Woodham Walter and Woodham Mortimer
Lodge Farm, Old London Road, Woodham Walter and Hall Farm, Maldon Road, Woodham Mortimer
The Parish Council has been informed by “Lightsource BP” about the above proposal which is currently in the process of engaging with local communities. An application has not yet been submitted. The Parish Council are in the process of gathering information. We will keep residents in touch with the application via this web page and the village email. There is a list of external website addresses with information below.
External links to further information
CPRE (Campaign to Protect Rural England) :Statement on Solar Energy https://www.cpre.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Feb-22_CPRE_Policy-statement-on-solar-energy.pdf
CPRE Factors to consider in determining Solar Farms applications https://www.cpreherts.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2021/10/The-Problem-with-Solar-Farms.pdf
Essex Design Guide – Solar Farm Guiding Principals https://www.essexdesignguide.co.uk/supplementary-guidance/solar-farm-guiding-principles/.
House of Commons Library – Planning and Solar Farms https://researchbriefings.files.parliament.uk/documents/CDP-2023-0168/CDP-2023-0168.pdf