Sorbie Wind Farm 

Site Name


Site Location

Approximately 2km north of Ardrossan

Proposed Turbine Height

Up to 125m

Proposed No. of Turbines


Approximate Installed Capacity


Planning Authority

North Ayrshire Council

Predicted Community Benefit Fund

In line with good practice


In Construction

Project Description

Sorbie wind farm will consist of three Enercon E115 EP3 turbines with 125m tip heights and a total installed capacity of 12.6MW. The project is currently in construction with a target energisation date of June 2022. The site is located approximately 2km North of Ardrossan.

Planning Application

North Ayrshire Council voted to approve the application in February 2021, clearing the way for the project to enter the finance and construction phase.

Public Engagement

Energiekontor has undertaken a range of public consultation activities prior to the submission of the planning application, including meetings with local community councils and other local stakeholders.

For information about opportunities during construction, please visit our Local Suppliers Opportunities page.