National Council approves promotion of 30 sites for wind farm construction

05.02.2014                      05.Adar I.5774

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National Council approves promotion of 30 sites for wind farm construction

The National Council for Planning and Building decides to promote the construction of large wind farms and turbines on 30 sites around the country.

The decision was made after an interministerial team that was reviewing the topographic effects of establishing wind farms submitted its recommendations to the council last week. The team examined 160 applications to build large wind farms and turbines, and recommended proceeding with 34 of them, according to information distributed to Israel Wind Energy Association (IsraWEA) members by Gadi Hareli, the organization’s co-founder and CEO….