National Grid Announces Controversial New Power Line Route

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The sun goes behind an electricity pylon that is sited besides the M5... News PhotoBusiness,Electricity,Electricity Pylon,England,Finance,Fuel and Power Generation,Highway,Horizontal,Somerset - England,UKPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesWINSCOMBE, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 06: The sun goes behind an electricity pylon that is sited besides the M5 motorway near Winscombe on November 6, 2012 in Somerset, England. The National Grid released today its draft Hinkley C to Avonmouth connection route which would involve replacing existing pylons with fewer but larger ones and will also use underground cables in the Mendip Area of Outstanding National Beauty. However campaigners how have been fighting against the new power line, have claimed the proposals will still have a detrimental effect on the landscape. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)