Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
£7.6m funding boost for children and young people’s mental health services in Wales
The Welsh Government will invest an extra £7.6m every year in mental health services for children and young people in Wales.
- Love your library, cherish your church, partial to your pub? Consultation to protect community facilities launched
- £6.7m investment in new IT system to integrate NHS and social services in Wales
- £7.6m funding boost for children and young people’s mental health services in Wales
Section highlightHistoric Environment (Wales) BillThe Bill will support the positive management of change in the Welsh historic environment.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Upcoming calendar »
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Technical Advice Note (TAN) 8: renewable energy (2005)
Technical Advice Note (TAN) 8: planning for renewable energy (2005) provides advice on:
- renewable energy and planning
- onshore renewable energy technologies
- design and energy
- implications for development plans
- development control
Since the publication of TAN 8: planning for renewable energy there have been some policy and legislative changes. Annex A of the Chief Planning Officers (CPOs) – publication of planning policy Wales edition 4, February 2011 - letter sets out these changes. It should be read alongside TAN 8.