Black Law Windfarm

The Current Black Law Windfarm

Location

Near Shotts, North Lanarkshire 

Stage

Operational since 2005

No. of Turbines

54 turbines

Operating Capacity

Up to 124 megawatts, one of the largest windfarms in the UK

Next Steps

Extend Black Law Windfarm in two phases, details of which can be found below

Black Law Windfarm Extension Phase 1

Location

North of Black Law Windfarm

Stage

Consented in March 2011, construction began in 2014

No. of Turbines

23 turbines

Operating Capacity

Up to 69 megawatts

Black Law Windfarm Extension Phase 2

Location

Approximately 3km south of Shotts, North Lanarkshire

Stage

Following planning permission being granted in June 2015, construction commenced in March 2016.

No. of Turbines

11 turbines

Operating Capacity

Up to 33 megawatts