North British Windpower Limited
ELECTRICITY ACT 1989
TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 1997
THE ELECTRICITY WORKS (ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2000
Notice is hereby given that North British Windpower Limited (whose registration number is SC226523 and whose registered office is 50 Lothian Road, Festival Square, Edinburgh, EH3 9WJ) has applied to the Scottish Ministers for consent to construct and operate a wind farm at Fallago Rig (grid reference NT580 600) near Longformacus in the Scottish Borders and for a direction under Section 57(2) of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 that planning permission for the development be deemed to be granted. The installed capacity of the proposed generating station would be up to 144 MW comprising 41 turbines with a ground to blade tip height of 125 meters and 7 turbines with a ground to blade tip height of 110 meters.
North British Windpower Limited has now submitted to Scottish Ministers additional information in the form of a third addendum (including updated details of the grid connection proposals) to the Fallago Rig Environmental Statement.
Copies of the Addendum together with the Environmental Statement, previous addenda and the associated application, explaining the Company’s proposals in more detail, are available for inspection during normal office hours at:
Scottish Borders Council
Newtown St. Boswells
East Lothian Council
John Muir House
49 Newtown Street
The Environmental Statement and Addendum can also be viewed at the Scottish Government Library at Saughton House, Broomhouse Drive, Edinburgh, EH11 3XD.
Copies of the Addendum may be obtained from North British Windpower Limited (tel: 0131 452 2018) free of charge.
Any representations to the application should be made by completing the online representation form on The Scottish Government, Energy Consents website at http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Business-Industry/Energy/Energy-Consents/ Support-object
by email to The Scottish Government, Energy Consents Unit mailbox at firstname.lastname@example.org
by post to The Scottish Government, Energy Consents Unit, 2nd Floor, Meridian Court, 5 Cadogan Street, Glasgow, G2 6AT, identifying the proposal and specifying the grounds for representation, not later than 26th August 2009.
Representations should be dated and should clearly state the name (in block capitals) and full return email or postal address of those making representation. All representations to the Scottish Government will be copied in full to the planning authority, and made available to the public on request, unless the individual requests otherwise.
All previous representations received in relation to this development remain valid.