Rowan Wind Farm

Site Name

Rowan

Site Location

Approximately 4.5km north-west of Tarbert in Argyll and Bute

Proposed Turbine Height

200m

Proposed No. of Turbines

Up to 13

Approximate Installed Capacity

85.8MW plus 5MW battery storage

Planning Authority

Section 36 application within Argyll and Bute

Predicted Community Benefit Fund

£5,000 per MW per annum in line with Government good practice

Status

Application Live

Project Description

Rowan Wind Farm is located approximately 4.5km north-west of Tarbert in Argyll and Bute. The proposed development contains up to 13 turbines of up to 200m to tip at this stage (designed down from 19 turbines at 230/200m at Scoping). The design evolution has taken account of the excellent topographical screening offered on the site, which reduces visibility in several directions.

Project Update - February 2022

The application for the proposed development has now been submitted and is currently a live application. The full application can be viewed at https://www.energyconsents.scot/ApplicationSearch.aspx - please use reference number ECU00003230 to find the application. You can view the Non-Technical Summary, Design and Access Statement and Planning Statement as well as the statutory submission advert using the links to the right. 

Submission of the application requires to be advertised and will be displayed in the Edinburgh Gazette, The Herald and the Argyllshire Advertiser/Campbeltown Courier in publications week commencing 21st February 2022. It will be advertised for a second week in the local papers week commencing 28th February 2022. Following this there will be an opportunity to comment formally to the Energy Consents Unit of the Scottish Government by 4th April 2022. Comments can be provided to the ECU via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or one of the other methods listed in the advert notice on the right of this page. 

We will be present at Tarbert Village Hall on Monday 14th March 2022 from 4pm - 8pm to answer any questions you may have on the application. Please contact Steven Park of Liberty One (communications and engagement) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or the Project Manager Craig Potter This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.m to register interest.