§ Mr. Simon Thomas
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions how many wind-farm developments have been granted permission, but are yet to be built by developers in(a) Wales, (b) England and (c) the UK as a whole. 
§ Ms Beverley Hughes
I understand from information collected by ETSU that, as at December 2000, the following number of wind-farm developments had been granted planning permission but had not commenced construction:
- (a) 4 in Wales
- (b) 11 in England
- (c) 19 in the whole of the UK (the other four being in Scotland).