Following extensive consultation with the local community, and carrying out detailed environmental and technical surveys, Eneco has submitted a planning application for Macritch Hill Wind Farm to the Scottish Government which contains the following.

  • size: up to 18 turbines
  • capacity: up to 59.4MW
  • Macritch Hill could supply Scottish Water with up to 1/3 of its annual energy consumption
  • offset approximately 53,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions each year*
  • current stage: consultation

* based on 430g of CO2 per KWh