Balmurrie Fell is a seven turbine 9.1MW extension to the adjacent Artfield Fell wind farm.
It was granted consent by Dumfries & Galloway Council in December 2009 and is located around 1km to the west of Artfield Fell near the village of Glenluce.
Construction began in January 2012 and was completed in September 2012.
|Balmurrie Fell wind farm at a glance|
|Location||Near Glenluce, Dumfries and Galloway|
|MW capacity||9.1 MW|
|Number of turbines||7 x 1.3MW|
|Year site became operational||Late 2012|
|Community Funds||£560,000 (lifetime)|
Through our Balmurrie Fell Community Fund, we make around £22,500 per year available for community and charitable projects.
Over its lifetime, we expect to invest around £560,000 in local projects.
To find out more about the Fund, eligibility and how to apply, please click here.