Key facts

Located south of Stow, in the Scottish borders

19 turbines

Generating capacity of 38MW
Powering up to 22,000 homes*

£56,000 for investing in the community per year

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned November 2009

  • Number and type of turbines: 19 2MW turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 100 - 110 meters

  • EDF Renewables' first wind turbine to be installed in Scotland


* Load factors based on the five year rolling averages on unchanged configuration basis using Table 6.5 of 'Digest of UK Energy Statistics' - latest figures as per July 2019 release. Based upon the average domestic electricity consumption per home (temperature corrected) per the Energy Consumption in the UK (published July 2019, Table C9 of ECUK: Consumption data tables).