A power company was fined for failing to tidy up one of its electricity substations in Hastings.
South Eastern Power Networks was ordered to pay £1,312 for not repairing wood work, painting nor removing rubbish at the Mount Pleasant Road substation at Eastbourne Magistrates Court on Friday, March 18.
Hastings Borough Council served a section 215 notice under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 in July to improve the substation within three months of September 14.
A representative of the firm attended court and pleaded guilty.
They were fined £800 with costs of £432 and a victim surcharge of £80.
The works have now been completed.
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