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Statutory Consultation

We are seeking your views on our more detailed proposals for Yorkshire GREEN. This is a statutory consultation being undertaken under the requirements of the Planning Act 2008.

Have your say on our proposals

The consultation will run for 43 days from Thursday 28 October to Thursday 9 December 2021. To help guide your feedback during this statutory consultation, we have 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.

View an interactive map of our proposals

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 want to make it as easy as possible for you to provide feedback on our proposals. You can do this through the following channels:

Online: Complete our online questionnaire.

In hard copy : Visit us at one of our events to collect a hard-copy feedback questionnaire, which can be completed and handed to the team.

By email:You can send your comments or scanned electronic copies of our feedback questionnaire to yorkshireg[email protected]

By post:You can send your hard copy questionnaire or comments to: FREEPOST YORKSHIRE GREEN CONSULTATION (please write this in capitals and you do not need a stamp).

Please call us on 0800 029 4359 if you have any questions about our proposals or if you require any assistance with providing feedback.

Consultation Documents

We have produced a series of materials to help you learn more about the Yorkshire GREEN Project and provide your feedback during our statutory consultation. You can view these documents below along with 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 Statutory Consultation Plans, which you can use to provide feedback on our proposals in sections A-F.  

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 have produced the following documents for the purposes of this statutory consultation, to learn more about the Project, and provide feedback. We recommend that you view these documents before you provide your 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.

Consultation Events

We are holding a range of in-person events and online consultation events.

Interactive Map

View an interactive map detailing our proposals for Yorkshire GREEN.

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Have your say

Provide your feedback on our proposals for the Yorkshire GREEN project.