At its meeting on 20 June 2013, Powys Council’s Planning, Licensing and Rights of Way Committee voted to approve Cllr. C. Bevan’s application (P/2013/0239) for the erection of a 50m anemometer mast at Bowdler Farm.

During the meeting, Planning Officers acknowledged that Cllr. Bevan has also submitted an application (P/2013/0411) for a single 79m bade tip / 50m hub height wind turbine on the same site. Officers stressed that approval of the met mast had no implications regarding the application for a single turbine.