Wind turbine proposed for Hopton farm

A 25m high wind turbine could be built on a farm in Upper Hopton, Mirfield.

A planning application has been submitted to Kirklees Council and the public has until Monday April 8 to comment on it.

If approved, the turbine will be installed at Mount Pleasant Farm in Jackroyd Lane on top of a 25m mast.

Members of Mirfield Town Council will be able to have their say on the plan at a meeting tonight.

For the full application, search application number 2013/62/90630/W at www.kirklees.gov.uk.

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