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Mill Rig Wind Farm

We’re planning a new wind farm south of Glasgow, near Darvel, that will generate enough green electricity to power over 22,000 homes each year.

OnPath Energy has been granted planning permission to create a new wind farm near Darvel, on the border of South Lanarkshire and East Ayrshire

The wind farm will have an installed capacity of up to 36MW, generating enough green electricity to power over 22,000 homes each year. 

Onshore wind is an essential part of the UK’s strategy for achieving country-wide net zero targets and is one of the fastest growing energy sources in the world. 

Key Facts

Mill Rig Wind Farm

At OnPath Energy, we’re powering a more sustainable future through renewable energy. Our projects, like the proposal for Mill Rig Wind Farm will inspire and enable communities, businesses, and landowners to embrace a just transition to net zero. 

  • Potential energy generation: 36MW, enough to supply more than 22,000 homes
  • Location: near Darvel, East Ayrshire
  • Number of turbines: 6
  • Tip height: up to 250m
  • Lifespan: 30 years in operation plus two years for construction and decommissioning

OnPath Energy also operates the Kype Muir Wind Farm in South Lanarkshire which has been providing clean, renewable electricity since 2019. Take a look at the benefits the Kype Muir Wind Farm brings to local residents

Find out more

Read on to discover the plans and wide range of social, economic and environmental benefits Mill Rig Wind Farm will bring to the local community, while supporting the UK’s transition to renewable energy.

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