Lethans Wind Farm was granted consent by the Scottish Government in June 2020.
In accordance with Regulation 23 of The Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2017 a copy of the decision can be found here and a copy of the Notice of Decision can be found here.
Local Authority: East Ayrshire Council
Postcode of nearby property: KA18 4NP
Access: Via Mansfield Road at the entrance to New Cumnock
Number of turbines: 22 turbines up to 220m in height to tip
Maximum generating capacity: c6MW per turbine. Up to c132MW
Life span: 30 year operational lifespan
Meet the project team
Sustainability and external affairs manager
Head of planning
Senior project manager
Option to purchase up to 5 per cent equity stake in the wind farm, subject to a 25 per cent community discount.
Contribution to East Ayrshire Council’s Renewable Energy Fund
Contribution towards improvements to mountain biking facilities
Skills and training fund for the first five years
Business rates contribution over the lifetime of the site
Meet the team
External affairs and sustainability manager