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OVG Schleswig Declares Amendment of Regional Plan 2012 Designating Areas for Onshore Wind Power Partly Invalid

Amendments of the Regional Plan 2012 for the State of Schleswig-Holstein in Northern Germany are invalid regarding the planning areas I and III that designate areas suitable for onshore wind power, the Higher Administrative Court of Schleswig -Holstein (OVG Schleswig) ruled. The Court found the amendments flawed for procedural as well as material reasons.

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Court Revokes Permit for Nuclear Interim Storage Site Brunsbüttel – Impact on Nuclear Location Search Act Bill Unclear

The Higher Administrative Court of Schleswig (OVG Schleswig) has revoked the permit for the nuclear interim storage site in Brunsbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein. It argued the permitting authority had not properly established and evaluated the facts. While the ruling can still be appealed, the news sparked a media discussion on whether and how it might affect the search for a national consensus on a Nuclear Location Search Act for a permanent nuclear waste disposal site.

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