Letters: Unshielded solar farms are ugly and intrusive

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Solar power
Photo is of a generic solar farm, not that mentioned in the correspondence

Dear Sirs,

Regarding your article: Plans to build massive solar power station at Stagsden gain momentum

If you wish to see how ugly and intrusive unshielded solar farms can be, visit Anglian Water land by Grafham Water, on the road between Perry and Buckden.

The proposed Stagsden installation should have an environmental impact assessment report upon it, including its impact upon the public view from adjacent roads: rural to rural views would be impossible to protect completely and all economic development involves environmental impact – it has to be weighed against economic and environmental benefits, and a wise decision made, hopefully!

Trevor Moisey
Bedford

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