Fairburn onshore wind farm is located in the south of Loch Achonachie in Glen Orrin, Ross & Cromarty.
Construction activity on the 40MW Fairburn wind farm commenced in February 2009, with the wind farm becoming operational in February 2010. SSE Renewables invested over £50m in the development of the project. There are 20 turbines at the site, each generating two megawatts of renewable electricity.
|About Fairburn wind farm|
|Location||South of Loch Achonachie in Glen Orrin, Ross & Cromarty, Highland.|
|Number of turbines||20|
|Year site became operational||Feb-10|
|Community fund||£2.7m (£110k per year from 2010-2035)|
SSE Renewables is proposing an extension to Fairburn Wind Farm. You can find out more about it here.