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The roof of the Bentley factory Crewe used for generating solar energy

Making better use of brownfield land for renewable energy

In summer 2013, the Government introduced changes to planning policy on renewable energy.


Good housing design, Petersfield

Hilary Benn addresses CPRE on planning

We are delighted that the Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP will give the CPRE 2014 Annual Lecture: Planning ahead: Meeting housing need while protecting our countryside.


Yorkshire Wolds

Photography competition - celebrate the Yorkshire Wolds

The competition is designed to celebrate the value and diversity of the wonderful Yorkshire Wolds countryside at its best.


Staffordshire Manifold Way cycle path

The countryside by bike

How rural lanes offer a route into the heart of England.



Debating the future of onshore wind

Debating the future of onshore wind

Tensions are growing between the desire for renewable energy and the need to protect the…

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