• Location: 15.5km off the Fife coast

  • Site status: Consented

  • Background: Offshore consents (Section 36 and marine licences) were awarded in October 2014 and an onshore planning permission was awarded by East Lothian Council in 2013

  • Planned capacity: 450MW, capable of powering up to 391,000 homes*

  • Number of turbines: Up to 64

 

* 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).