Cnoc an Eas wind farm

Published: 13th August 2015

Updated 04/10/17 Read the background to this proposed 13 turbine development

In 2015 the Trust objected to an application to construct Cnoc An Eas wind Farm. This would have comprised 13 turbines up to 136.5 metres high on a site approximately 9km west of Drumnadrochit and above Glenurquhart.

We were concerned about cumulative impacts on nearby wild land.

The application was subsequently refused by Highland Council, but the decision was appealed by the developer. In June 2017 the Reporter appointed by Scottish Ministers dismissed the appeal and refused Planning Permission.

Read our press release here