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The big picture
Woodlane is just one of 20 or more wind farms with over 200 wind turbines being proposed near Selby. Taken together they will totally change the character of the area. See our maps and charts.
Impact on people
Proximity to homes
Landscape and visual
Wildlife and Ecology
Wind farms depend on subsidy
Higher electricity costs
No permanent local jobs
Reduces appeal of the area
Adverse impact on agriculture
Low CO2 savings
Better ways to save CO2
Objections to the proposed wind farm
Turbines will dominate the open landscape
So many and so large that they will dwarf the power stations.
The power stations are here to stay - turbines would be extra.
More information - Use the links to the left or click any text box or pictures below.
There are much better ways to reduce CO2 emissions.