Renewable Developments 

Pre-Application Assessment

A Safeguarding pre-application assessment will be conducted to determine whether a feasibility study is required. This includes a virtual conference call to discuss the development in detail regarding the assessment, as well as setting timescales required by the developer.

Solar Panels on Roof

Solar Panels
 

Airport Impact Assessment(AIA)

A Solar Hazard Glare Safeguarding Assessment on roof solar panels to ensure there is no aviation safety risks close to the airport.​ This assessment includes the following:​

  • An assessment for accuracy of the parameters and outputs of Glare.

  • Recommendations for improving the accuracy and realism of the analysis.

  • Mitigation strategies for predicted glare, if required.

  • Thorough description of the causes & optics of solar glare

  • A Wildlife Hazard Management Plan to mitigate bird activity.

Benefits to you:

  • Avoid an Airport Objection

  • Save money on resubmitting or planning appeal

  • Save on planning delays

  • Maintain a positive company reputation by providing a safe operation of solar panels

man and pannels

Solar Farms
 

Aviation Impact Assessment (AIA)

Solar Hazard Glare Safeguarding Assessment on solar farms to ensure there is no aviation safety risks close to the airport.​ This assessment includes the following:​

  • An assessment for accuracy of the parameters and outputs of Glare.

  • Recommendations for improving the accuracy and realism of the analysis.

  • Mitigation strategies for predicted glare, if required.

  • Thorough description of the causes & optics of solar glare

  • A Wildlife Hazard Management Plan to mitigate bird activity.

Benefits to you:

  • Avoid an Airport Objection

  • Save money on resubmitting or planning appeal

  • Save on planning delays

  • Maintain a positive company reputation by providing a safe operation of solar panels

Windmills on green field

Wind Turbines
 
Aviation Impact Assessment (AIA)

A Safeguarding Radar assessment will be conducted, to ensure the wind turbines are not in line of sight of an airport. This assessment will include:

 

  • Aeronautical Data Quality (ADQ) assessment.

  •  Availability/protocols (if required)Mitigation, required)

  • ​Terma Assessment (if 

  • ​Assessed by our external Aviation Supplier to carry out a technical assessment.

 

Benefits to you:

  • Avoid an Airport Objection

  • Save money on resubmitting or planning appeal

  • Avoid excessive costs from an airport

  • Save on planning delays

  • Maintain a positive company reputation by providing a safe operation of solar panels