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Current Marine Renewable Energy Projects

Information for current marine renewable energy projects can be found below. Information for other projects can be found on the current Construction, Cable and NRIP page. 


Application & Determination Post-Determination
Offshore Wind Projects
Forthwind Offshore Wind Demonstration Array - Methil   2B Energy 
Moray East Offshore Windfarm - Alternative Design   Beatrice Offshore Windfarm
Moray West Offshore Windfarm   Dounreay Trì Floating Wind Demonstration Project
Inch Cape Offshore Windfarm - Revised Design   European Offshore Wind Deployment
Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Windfarm - Revised Design   Fife Energy Park offshore Demonstration
Wind Turbine
Seagreen Phase 1 Wind Farm   Forthwind Offshore Windfarm, Methil
    Hywind Scotland Pilot Park project
    Inch Cape Offshore Windfarm
    Kincardine Offshore Windfarm
    Moray Offshore East development
(formally Moray Offshore Renewables Ltd, Eastern Development)
    Neart na Gaoithe offshore Windfarm
    Robin Rigg Offshore Windfarm
    Seagreen Alpha Offshore Windfarm
    Seagreen Bravo Offshore Windfarm
Wave Projects
Costa Head Wave Farm   APL Lewis
Marwick Head Wave Farm   WaveNET - Mingary
West Orkney South Wave Energy Site    
Tidal Projects
Westray South Brims (Cantick Head) Tidal Development Argyll Tidal Array

Churchill Barriers

SME - PLAT-I Sea Acceptance Tests, Connel, Oban GSK Montrose
Lashy Sound   MeyGen - Pentland Firth

Ness of Duncansby


Nova Bluemull Sound
    Sound of Islay (2014)
    West Islay Tidal Energy Park


Related Groups

Several groups have been set up as part of the consenting process of some fo the projects above. Information and documentation is available for the Moray Firth Regional Advice Group (MFRAG) and Forth and Tay regional Advice Group (FTRAG).

Information from the first Offshore Renewables Energy Licensing Group (ORELG) seminar is also available.

European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Projects

For information and documentation related to the projects at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney please follow the EMEC link.

Billia Croo Fall of Warness (Section 36) Scapa Flow Shapinsay Sound
Berth 1 - Available Berth 1 - Green Marine Corpower EC-OG
Berth 2 - Available Berth 2 - Available    
Berth 3 - Available Berth 3 - Nautricity Ltd    
Berth 4 - Available Berth 4 - Open Hydro    
Berth 5 - Wello Oy Berth 5 - Scotrenewables    
Inshore Berth 1 - Available

Berth 6 - Atlantis Resources Corporation

Berth 6 - Tocardo

Inshore Berth 2 - Available

Berth 7 - Sustainable Marine Energy

Berth 7 - Open Hydro

  Berth 8 - Scotrenewables SR250 cable    

Previous Occupants

Wave Tidal
Wello Oy Andritz Hydro Hammerfest
Aquamarine Power Tidal Generation Ltd
  Voith Hydro


Non-Active or Withdrawn Renewable Projects