Fairburn Wind Farm

Fairburn wind farm opened in 2010. Its 20 turbines can power around 29,000 homes.


Fairburn wind farm is located in an area of moorland near Dingwall in Ross-shire. Its 20 turbines started generating in 2010. Underground cables carry power from Fairburn to Orrin Power Station. Here, it connects to the grid. Fairburn produces enough power for around 29,000 homes.


This landscape may appear natural, but people have shaped it for hundreds of years. Fairburn wind farm represents only the latest human use. Today, we work with nature to provide the energy we need with as little environmental impact as possible.