Sallachy and Glencassley refused

The Sallachy and Glencassley Wind farms in Sutherland have been refused by the Scottish Ministers on the basis of visual impacts and Wild Land. SSE are disappointed.

Sallachy and Duchally Estates in Sutherland had proposed constructing 22 turbines.

Energy giant SSE sought permission for 23 turbines at Glencassley Estate near Lairg.

Scottish ministers said the projects would have had an “unacceptable impact” on wild land. SSE said it was “very disappointed” by the decision.007_listing

Report by John Muir Trust


About Dougal Quixote

Slightly mad. Always believes a cup is half full so continues to tilt at Wind Turbines and the politicians that seem to believe it is their god given right to ruin Scotland for a pot of fool's gold.
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3 Responses to Sallachy and Glencassley refused

  1. Brenda says:

    Excellent news. Makes a change.

  2. George Lindsay says:

    Brilliant news – could the message be getting through to politicians?

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