Fairburn

Fairburn onshore wind farm is located in the south of Loch Achonachie in Glen Orrin, Ross & Cromarty.

Clyde wind farm

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
OwnershipSSE
LocationSouth of Loch Achonachie in Glen Orrin, Ross & Cromarty, Highland.
MW capacity40MW
Number of turbines20
Year site became operationalFeb-10
Community fund£2.7m (£110k per year from 2010-2035)