Wind farm development has new owner

Red Rock Power Limited has acquired the Benbrack onshore wind farm development from RWE.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 10:57 am
The wind farm has consent for up to 18 turnbines

The project, located north of Carsphairn, is in late-stage development with a potential capacity of around 72 MW and consent for up to 18 turbines.

The design of the wind farm, including height, number and location of wind turbines, as well as a construction timeline is yet to be finalised.

Red Rock will work with RWE to ensure a smooth handover and engage with local communities and stakeholders.

CEO Guy Madgwick, said: “Our focus over the coming months is to finalise the development’s design and strategy as we prepare to move into the construction phase.

"We look forward to meeting local stakeholders and keeping them up to date on our plans as we progress.”