High Court thwarts ClientEarth's bid to overturn minister's consent for Drax gas plant

The government's consent for a new gas-fired plant at the Drax power station in Yorkshire, taken against the recommendation of a planning inspector, has been upheld by a High Court judge who ruled that the ministerial approval was in line with national planning policy.

by Court reporter
London's Royal Courts of Justice
London's Royal Courts of Justice

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: planning.support@haymarket.com

Call: 020 8267 8121

FREE TRIAL

  • 14 days access to subscriber-only content

Register

SUBSCRIBE

Prices from £350 /pa*

  • Full access to planningresource.com for 12 months with monthly print issues
  • Track the latest CIL developments with our live table
  • Easily keep up-to-date with the essential planning news, analysis, and policy amendments by having it delivered directly to you with the Planning Daily bulletin

Choose a Package

*For bespoke corporate packages please email dcs@haymarket.com or call us on 01452 835820.