RESTATS

Renewable Energy STATisticS Database for the United Kingdom

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this section provides a review of the progress of renewable technologies through the planning system. Data are provided for the number of planning applications submitted and determined eached year since the programme commenced in 1999.

Year Application Approved Application Refused Application Submitted
1992 1 0 1
1993 0 0 4
1994 5 0 7
1995 3 0 1
1996 3 0 1
1997 2 0 6
1998 5 0 3
1999 0 0 1
2000 1 0 1
2001 3 0 5
2002 0 0 2
2003 2 0 12
2004 8 0 13
2005 9 1 30
2006 12 1 26
2007 12 1 20
2008 13 1 18
2009 12 3 32
2010 41 1 48
2011 40 0 126
2012 166 10 376
2013 195 18 125
2014 8 1 1

A graph to show the progress of renewable technologies through the planning system

Year of application submission
Number of applications submitted