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MPs debate minimum distance between wind turbines in Lincolnshire

Setting a minimum distance between wind turbines built in Lincolnshire would 'allay people's concerns' over 'inappropriate onshore wind development', one of the county's MPs has claimed.

Stephen Phillips, who represents Sleaford and North Hykeham, told MPs in the Commons there was 'considerable support' for tighter rules.

Planning Minister Nick Boles, who is also a Lincolnshire MP, said the move 'might be appropriate' for the county, but not elsewhere.

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