Newly approved Habitat Management Plan will enhance bird life and peatlands in the wind farm site
18th February 2020
Conservation activities will continue over the lifespan of the wind farm.
'Positive step' as Needs Case for Shetland transmission link re-submitted
27th January 2020
Wind farm awaits Ofgem decision.
Sandwater Road set for safety improvements
10th January 2020
Shetland firm Garriock Bros to carry out contract.
Viking Energy welcomes Ofgem decision on SHEPD contribution to transmission link
18th December 2019
Plans taking shape to maximise outdoor access through wind farm site
22nd November 2019
Opportunities will open up for mountain biking, angling, jogging, guided tours, horse-riding or simply exploring places currently difficult to access.
First archaeological dig draws a blank
13th November 2019
Work carried out in close consultation with Shetland's archaeology service.
Ground investigations completed and temporary met masts taken down
31st October 2019
The planned scope of work was completed within a tight four-month timescale, much to the credit of all involved. The drilling cores and all other data will now be analysed to aid ongoing wind farm design work.