Brockloch Rig III

  • Status: In consent
  • Number of Turbines: 20
  • Capacity: 6.6MW
  • Location: Carsphairn Forest, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 3UF
  • Map Coordinates: 55˚ 16' 56.1756'' N, 4˚ 13' 13.1844'' W

Brockloch Rig Wind Ltd (a Fred. Olsen Renewables Ltd company) are investigating the potential to extend the under construction Windy Standard II Wind Farm at Carsphairn Forest in Dumfries and Galloway.

An Environmental Statement has been prepared in support of an application under Section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989 to construct and operate the proposed Windy Standard III Wind Farm comprising of up to 20 wind turbines consisting of 8 turbines of an overall height from base to tip not exceeding 125 m and a capacity of approximately 3 MW and 12 turbines of an overall height from base to tip not exceeding 177.5 m each with a capacity of approximately 3.6 MW and associated infrastructure.

The application also seeks a direction under Section 57(2) of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 as amended that planning permission for the development be deemed to be granted.

The documents that comprise the Environmental Statement are as follows:

Volume 1 – Non Technical Summary

Volume 2 – Windy Standard III Environmental Statement

Volume 3 – ES Figures and Visuals

Volume 4 – Technical Appendices

Supplementary Material