UK local authorities should set targets for renewable energy, to achieve net zero and to counter misleading objections to solar farms.
Concern for national energy security puts pressure on councillors to stand up for their own net-zero policies and encourage support for solar farm planning applications.
This report details the amount of electricity generated in Winchester District and discusses an appropriate local target for 2050
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