This article discusses the new coal fired power plant plan in Spain. According to the International Institute for Law and the Environment, the Spanish Government is obligated to undertake a strategic environmental assessment before approving the project. The organization has filed a petition to the courts in Spain to review the case. They claim that the approval process of the plant lacked transparency and a possibility for the public to participate in the decision-making process.
Spain: Another complaint against the Government for breaching Spanish and European legislation
Renewable Energy Magazine