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Density of wind turbines in local authority areas within Scotland: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
5 Mar 2020
Density of wind turbines in local authority areas within Scotland: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000013076
Date received: 23 Jan 2020
Date responded: 10 Feb 2020
Information requested

Information concerning density of wind turbines in local authority areas in Scotland, specifically:

  • The number of turbines in each local authority area (industrial, small and medium scale if possible).
  • The average number of turbines per square kilometre in each local authority area.

  • The average number of turbines per capita in each local authority area

Response

The response to your request can be found attached to this email. Please note that data on the type of turbine is unavailable.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

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