Mayors urge government to put powerlines from renewable energy projects underground

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Updated August 3 2023 - 11:54am, first published July 28 2023 - 5:30am
Armidale mayor Sam Coupland, second from right, is joined by other mayors, councillors and council staff from Armidale, Uralla and Walcha. Picture by Lydia Roberts
Armidale mayor Sam Coupland, second from right, is joined by other mayors, councillors and council staff from Armidale, Uralla and Walcha. Picture by Lydia Roberts

UNDERGROUNDING transmission lines from wind and solar farms would go a long way to healing rifts the projects have caused among New England neighbours, an Upper House inquiry has heard.

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Lydia Roberts

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