Llandinam to Welshpool Substation Overhead Power Line connection refused.
A DECC Spokesperson said:
“Careful consideration has been given to each application, and the planning and energy issues involved.”
The reasoning behind the decision for each application are set out in the decision letters published here
NOTES TO EDITORS
Welsh Translation of the decision letters are available here (click ‘More information’ to view).
On 23 October 2012, the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change called a combined public inquiry into the above applications made under sections 36 and 37 of the Electricity Act 1989. Further details on the applications, including the Statement of Matters, are in the Notice.
The Inquiry commenced on 4 June 2013 and closed on May 2014. The Planning Inspector’s report and recommendations were submitted to the Secretary of State on 8 December 2014.
There was no statutory deadline for determination of the applications under the Electricity Act 1989.