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The Achany Wind Farm is located in the Scottish Highlands near Lairg in Sutherland.

Construction began in 2009 and it was completed and commissioned in October 2010.

Achany is 100% owned and operated by SSE Renewables.

Achany Community Investment Fund

Through our Achany Wind Farm Community Investment Fund, we make around £100,000 per year available for community and charitable groups. Between 2010 and 2035 we expect to invest £2.9 million in local projects.

You can learn more about the fund, eligibility and how to apply here:

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