NIMBY - Definition, glossary, details

NIMBY stands for the term Not-in-my-backyard. It refers to the local opposition to developments that occurs close to them. Renewable energy projects, most notably in the form of wind farms, have become frequent victims of NIMBY protests, facing local opposition and objections to planning proposals despite repeated polls showing the majority of the public are in favour of switching to greener sources of energy.

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