Statutory Consultation

Our public consultation, which ran between Thursday 28 October and Thursday 9 December 2021, is now closed to the public. 

Please note, if you have recently been written to with regard to our targeted localised consultation, please view our dedicated targeted localised consultation page, to provide your feedback. Likewise, please view our additional landowner consultation page if you have been written to as a new persons with an interest in land and would like to provide your response.

To help guide your feedback during this statutory consultation, we divided the project into six sections - three areas where we are proposing to build new infrastructure and three areas where we are proposing to replace or upgrade existing infrastructure.

Areas with works to existing infrastructureAreas for new development

Section A – Osbaldwick substation

Section B – North west of York

Section C – Reconductoring north of Tadcaster

Section D – Tadcaster

Section E – Reconductoring south of Tadcaster

Section F – Monk Fryston substation

Map of Yorkshire GREEN project area
How to interact with our plans

For each section (A-F), we have produced a series of consultation plans, which are further broken down into separate sheets (or maps). You can come and visit us at one of our public consultation events and view these in person, or you can view these online where you can find a guide to interacting with our consultation plans.

We have produced a short fly-over video which describes the three areas for new development – North west of York, Tadcaster and Monk Fryston.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your opportunity to comment

We are committed to undertaking genuine and meaningful engagement, meeting and, wherever possible, exceeding the requirements for consultation or engagement. Following our non-statutory consultation in March and April 2021, we have considered feedback alongside other information and are now able to present our more detailed proposals for Yorkshire GREEN.

How to provide your feedback

We invited feedback on our proposals through the following channels:

Online: By completing our online questionnaire

In hard copy: By visiting us at one of our events

By email: Comments or electronic copies of our feedback questionnaire could be emailed to [email protected]

By post: Comments or hard copies of our feedback questionnaire could be sent to: FREEPOST YORKSHIRE GREEN CONSULTATION (this text needs to be written in capitals and you do not need a stamp).

Please note, if you have been written to with regard to our targeted localised consultation or our additional landowner consultation, you can still provide feedback using the relevant pages highlighted above.

Consultation Documents

You can continue to view our consultation documents and materials to help you learn more about the Yorkshire GREEN Project. This includes our Statutory Consultation Plans (showing our proposals for sections A-F), our full Preliminary Environmental Information Report (including a non-technical summary) and four photo viewpoints from across the consultation zone.

You can also view our Project background documents and previous materials published during our non-statutory consultation in March and April 2021.

Statutory consultation - Preliminary Environmental Impact Report (PEIR)

The documents that make up the Preliminary Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) for the Yorkshire GREEN project can be found below:

The documents that make up the Preliminary Environmental Impact Report (PEIR), including a Non Technical Summary, appendices and figures,  for the Yorkshire GREEN project can be found below:

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Glossary and Abbreviations

Non Technical Summary

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Non Technical Summary

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Chapter 1

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 1 Introduction

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 1A List of Competent Persons

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Chapter 2

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 2 Project Need and Alternatives

Chapter 3

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 3 Description of the Project

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Chapter 4

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 4 Approach to preparing the PEIR

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 4A Scoping Opinion Responses

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 4B Climate Change Technical Note

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 4C Cumulative Effects Assessment

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Chapter 5

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 5 Legislative and Policy Overview

Chapter 6

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 6 Landscape and Visual

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendices 6A-6E Landscape and Visual Amenity

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendices 6F-6G Landscape and Visual Amenity

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Chapter 7

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 7 Historic Environment

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 7A Historic Environment Desk Based Assessment

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Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 7A Historic Environment Figure 1

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Chapter 8

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 8 Biodiversity

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 8A Scoping of Assessment Summary

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 8B Natural England Meeting Minutes

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 8C Extended Phase 1 Habitat Report

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 8D Confidential Badger Report

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Chapter 9

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 9 Hydrology and Flood Risk

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 9A Conservation Sites Screening

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 9B WFD Waterbody Status and Objectives

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 9C Infrastructure Located within WFD Waterbody

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 9D Flood Risk Assessment

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Chapter 10

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 10 Geology and Hydrogeology

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 10A Walkover Survey Records

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 10B Physical Effects on Groundwater

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 10C UXO Reports

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 10D Hydrogeology Water Framework Directive (WFD) Assessment

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Chapter 11

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 11 Agriculture and Soils

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Chapter 12

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 12 Traffic and Transport

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 12A CTMP

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 12B PROWMP

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 12C Traffic Data Tables

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Chapter 13

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 13 Air Quality

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Appendix 13A IAQM Construction Dust Assessment Methodology Tables

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Chapter 14

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 14 Noise and Vibration

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Chapter 15

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 15 Health and Wellbeing

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Chapter 16

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Chapter 16 Socio-economics

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PEIR Photo Viewpoints

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Viewpoint Locations List

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PEIR Draft HRA Screening Report

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Draft HRA Screening Report

PEIR Preliminary Arboricultural Impact Assessment

Yorkshire GREEN PEIR Preliminary AIA Report

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Statutory Consultation - Photo viewpoints

Landowners  

If you are a local landowner, and you have any queries with regard to the Yorkshire GREEN project, please contact our lands team, or by phoning 0845 437 7357, providing your details.  

Description of consultation documents

We produced the following documents for the purposes of this statutory consultation, to help you understand more about the Project, and enable you to provide feedback.

Consultation material

Description

Preliminary Environmental Information Report (PEIR)

A document which is the written output of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) undertaken to date for Yorkshire GREEN. This contains the preliminary findings of our environmental surveys and a summary of the Project’s likely significant effects identified to date. This report comprises a number of chapters, figures and appendices.

PEIR non-technical summary

A non-technical version of our full PEIR.

Consultation Plans

Our more detailed maps and plans for each section (A-F).

Statutory Consultation Booklet

A document providing more detail on our proposals for statutory consultation, including information on our updated proposals, what we’re consulting on and how you can get involved.

Non-statutory Consultation Report

A document presenting the results of the non-statutory consultation in March and April 2021. We have analysed all feedback received during this consultation and have provided a response to each

comment.

‘You said, we did’ summary of responses

A document summarising the key themes from the non-statutory consultation and what we have done in response to this feedback.

Photomontages

Visualisations from key surrounding viewpoints prepared for the Project.

Consultation and next steps

Find out more about the purpose of our statutory consultation which ran between Thursday 28 October and Thursday 9 December 2021.

Consultation Events

We held a range of in-person events and online events during our statutory consultation.

Interactive Map

View an interactive map detailing our proposals for Yorkshire GREEN.

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Getting in touch

Get in touch with the Yorkshire GREEN project team.