FOI Request - Wind Farm Complaints

Request 101000199663

1.Can you tell me please how many noise complaints the council has had about wind farms in 2012-13. Can you tell me how many complaints there were for each individual wind farm and how many came from the public and how many from organisations, and name the organisations involved.

2.Can I please have the same figures and information for 2011-12 and 2010-11.

3.Can I have the total number of complaints about wind farms for 2012-13, 2011-12 and 2010-11. Can you please tell me how many complaints for each year were not about noise and break these down into the individual wind farms involved.

4.For each wind farm and complaints listed, please can you tell me what was complained about (for example 35 people complained about wind farm X because of its appearance and 5 complained about wind farm X because of flicker).

Response 09-12-2013

1. Moray Council received one noise complaint regarding wind farms in 2012-13.  This complaint came from a member of the public.

2. Moray Council received no complaints in 2011-12 and 2010-11.

3. Moray Council received one complaint in 2012-13, and none is 2011-12 or 2010-11.

4. In the one complaint received, the complaint related to noise and shadow flickering.

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