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Tilting at windmills

Our community wind project – the Village Turbine – is proceeding apace with our project managers Locogen Ltd moving ahead on several fronts readying for construction and a ‘switch on’ date of March 2017, with funds then beginning to roll … Continue reading

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Great news for Coigach’s future…

In the light of a revised method of connecting our turbine to the grid which will cost us less than original estimates, and with further analysis of wind recordings, the value of our project to the community of Coigach has been … Continue reading

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Update on planning…

We should hear whether or not our community windmill gets through planning in the next month.  You still have time to squeeze in your supportive comment by going to the Highland Council website and select Planning. Next go to the … Continue reading

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OK, everyone breath in…phew! we got through…

Well, everyone agreed it was a bit of a damp squib. The ‘dry-run’ for the wind turbine delivery made it through the winding, twisting, narrow,  single-track road to Achiltibuie without much of a hitch. Photographers hoping for dramatic shots of … Continue reading

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Planning Open Day

The wind turbine planning open day was held yesterday (25th January) and was a great success, attracting over 90 Coigach residents and others from outwith Coigach. Tessa Quinton of Atmos Consulting together with Local Development Officers Peter and Julia along … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to Coigach Wind Power Ltd’s new website providing information to the people of Coigach and beyond about this community-controlled project which aims to bring a better, brighter future to a special corner of Scotland. If you don’t already know … Continue reading

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