Balmurrie Fell Wind Farm

Balmurrie Fell is an extension to the Artfield Fell Wind project and was developed by DP Energy on behalf of the owner/operator SSE Generation Ltd (part of the SSE Group).

Balmurrie Fell has a mean site elevation of around 250m and an average wind speed of around 8.5metres/second. The site lies immediately to the west of Artfield Fell.

Planning consent was secured in November 2009 with construction commencing in January 2012 and completed in September 2012.

Project Summary
Consented Number of Turbines 7
Consented MW 9.1MW
 Commissioning Date 2012
 Current Owner SSE Generation Ltd