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TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 1997

Notice ID: GL1411073

Notice effective from
9th May 2019 to 8th June 2019

DOUGLAS WEST EXTENSION LTD

ELECTRICITY ACT 1989

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 1997

THE ELECTRICITY WORKS (ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2017

Notice is hereby given that Douglas West Extension Ltd, company no. SC587662, c/o 3R Energy Solutions Ltd, Lanark Auction Market, Hyndford Road, Lanark, ML11 9AX has applied to the Scottish Ministers for consent under Section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989 to construct and operate a wind farm on the eastern part of Cumberhead Forest which lies to the north west of Douglas and south of Coalburn, South Lanarkshire (Central Grid Reference NS 80399 32105). The installed capacity of the proposed generating station would be up to 78 MW of generation comprising 13 turbines with a ground to blade tip height of 200 metres, plus around 20 MWofenergystorage capacity. The proposed development is subject to Environmental Impact Assessment and an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report has been produced.

Douglas West Extension Ltd, has also applied for a direction under Section 57(2) of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 that planning permission for the development be deemed to be granted.

A copy of the application, with a plan showing the land to which it relates, together with a copy of the EIA Report discussing the Company's proposals in more detail and presenting an analysis of the environmental implications, are available for public inspection in person, free of charge, during normal office hours at:

Location Opening HoursAddress



HoursAddress

South Lanarkshire Council 9am to 5pm, Mon - FriSouth Lanarkshire

FriSouth

Council

Planning and Building Standards HQ Montrose House 154 Montrose Crescent Hamilton

ML3 6LB

Coalburn Miners Welfare9am to 5pm, Mon - FriCoalburn Miners Welfare

Welfare9am

FriCoalburn

42 Coalburn Road Coalburn

ML11 0LH

St.Brides Centre8.30am-10pm, Mon - Thurs St.Brides Centre 8.30am-5pm on Fri Braehead

Centre8.30am-10pm,



Douglas

ML11 0PT

The EIA Report can also be viewed at the Scottish Government Library at Victoria Quay, Edinburgh, EH6 6QQ, on the application website at

www.3renergy.co.uk/douglas-

west-extension or at

www.energyconsents.scot

.

Copies of the EIA Report may be obtained from Douglas West Extension Ltd, (telephone: 01555 660244, email:

info@3renergy.co.uk

) at a charge of £250 for a hard copy of EIA Report Volumes 1 and 3 (EIA chapters and technical appendices), and £500 for a hard copy of the EIA Report Volumes 2 and 4 (figures) and £15 on CD. Copies of a short non-technical summary are available free of charge.

Any representations to the application may be submitted via the Energy Consents Unit website at

www.energyconsents.scot/Register.aspx

; by email to the Scottish Government, Energy Consents Unit mailbox at

representations@gov.scot

; 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.

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 representations@gov.scot will receive acknowledgement.

All representations should be received not later than 15 June 2019, although Ministers may consider representations received after this date.

Any subsequent additional information which is submitted by the developer will be subject to further public notice in this manner, and representations to such information will be accepted as per this notice.

As a result of a statutory objection from the relevant planning authority, or where Scottish Ministers decide to exercise their discretion to do so, Scottish Ministers can also 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



General Data Protection Regulations

The Scottish Government Energy Consents Unit processes consent applications and consultation representations under The Electricity Act 1989. During the process, to support transparency in decision making, the Scottish Government publishes online at

www.energyconsents.scot

. A privacy notice and a fair processing notice are published on the help page at

www.energyconsents.scot

These explain how the Energy Consents Unit processes your personal information. If you have any concerns about how your personal data is handled, please email us at:

Econsents_admin@gov.scot

or write to Energy Consents Unit, 4th Floor, 5 Atlantic Quay, 150 Broomielaw, Glasgow, G2 8LU.

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