Carr Farm Wind Turbine

Location: 
East Riding of Yorkshire
Project Description: 
Scope:
K Fresh Limited commissioned TNEI Services Ltd to provide full planning and environmental consultancy services for the development of a wind turbine at a site at Carr Farm in East Yorkshire. The site is located within a working poultry farm consisting of approximately 66ha of arable land.

TNEI initially undertook an extensive feasibility assessment of the development site. A series of comprehensive constraint maps were produced determining scope for a single wind turbine with a maximum tip height of up to 67m.

TNEI produced and managed the collation of information to inform the environmental and technical assessments to submit the application. The scheme was approved in July 2011.

 

Key Features:
  • Preparing an EIA Screening Request to East Riding of Yorkshire Council (confirmed to be non-EIA);
  • Coordinating technical and environmental assessments necessary to form part of the Environmental Report;
  • Appointing and managing subcontractors where required to conduct specialist assessments;
  • Undertaking ecology reports and assessments;
  • Producing and updating constraints mapping to inform the design evolution
  • Undertaking technical reviews of reports and figures;
  • Managing consultation with statutory consultees;
  • Preparing the Environmental Report and other associated documentation; and
  • Managing the application through to determination.

 

Key Facts: 
Client: K.Fresh  
Timescale: 12 months  
Capacity: 500kw  
Outcome: Approved  
Decision Date: July 2011