Farr Windfarm Limited ELECTRICITY ACT 1989 (Section 36C) THE ELECTRICITY GENERATING STATIONS (APPLICATIONS FOR VARIATION OF CONSENT) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2013Notice ID: GLA1833655
Farr Windfarm Limited ELECTRICITY ACT 1989 (Section 36C) THE ELECTRICITY GENERATING STATIONS (APPLICATIONS FOR VARIATION OF CONSENT) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2013 Notice is hereby given that Farr Windfarm Limited, company registration number SC166005, with its Registered Office at 2 Lister Square, c/o Morton Fraser, Quartermile Two, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH3 9GL, has applied to the Scottish Ministers to vary the section 36 consent to construct and operate the Farr Wind Farm, located south of Inverness that lies within the Highland Council local authority area (Central Grid Reference E272796, N829289) previously consented on 05 October 2004 by the Scottish Ministers ("the variation application'). The variation application seeks to make the following variation: Extend the operational period of Farr Wind Farm from 25 years to 35 years. A summary of the variation application, a copy of the variation application, a copy of the original section 36 consent decision letter and the environmental report prepared in relation to the proposed varied development are available for public viewing at the following site:https://www.ventientenergy.com/our-portfolio/farr/
They can also be viewed at the Scottish Government Energy Consents website at
under application reference ECU00002123. Copies of the Addendum Report may be obtained from RSK Environment Ltd (telephone: 07917 425239 / email:email@example.com
) at a charge of £100 per hard copy and £10 on CDROM or via file sharing
Any representations to the application may be submitted via the Energy Consents Unit website at
; by email to the Scottish Government, Energy Consents Unit mailbox firstname.lastname@example.org
; or by post to the Scottish Government, Energy Consents Unit, 4th Floor, 5 Atlantic Quay, 150 Broomielaw, Glasgow, G2 8LU, identifying the proposal and specifying the grounds for representation. Please note that there may be a delay in the Energy Consents Unit receiving representations by post.
Written or emailed representations should be dated, clearly stating the name (in block capitals), full return email and postal address of those making representations. Only representations sent by email to the address stipulated will receive acknowledgement.
All representations should be received not later than 12th October 2020 although Ministers may consider representations received after this date. Should additional substantive information be made available in relation to this application then further public notice will give advice on how information may be viewed by members of the public, and how representations may be made to Scottish Ministers.
Where Scottish Ministers decide to exercise their discretion to do so, Scottish Ministers may cause a Public Local Inquiry (PLI) to be held. Following examination of the environmental information, Scottish Ministers will determine the application for consent in two ways:
* Consent the proposal, with or without conditions attached; or
* Reject the proposal
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. This explains how the Energy Consents Unit processes your personal information. If you have any concerns about how your personal data is handled, please emailEconsents_admin@gov.scot