Publication - Advice and guidance

Offshore wind policy statement

Published: 28 Oct 2020
Directorate:
Energy and Climate Change Directorate
Part of:
Economy, Energy
ISBN:
9781800042377

Sets out our ambitions for the future of offshore wind in Scotland and sets the context for Marine Scotland's Sectoral Marine Plan for Offshore Wind, which will be published in parallel with this document.

Offshore wind policy statement
Annex A

Annex A

As of October 2020, the list of consented, operational and in-planning offshore wind projects in Scottish waters is as follows.

Consented, Operational and Planned Offshore Wind Projects
Site Name Development Status Capacity (MW) Installed capacity (MW)
Forth of Firth (Methil) Consented 29.9  
Dounreay Trì Floating Wind Demonstration Consented 12  
Inch Cape Consented 1000  
Moray Offshore Windfarm (West) Limited Consented 850  
Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm (Revised Design) Consented 450  
Seagreen Alpha Offshore Wind Farm Consented 525  
Seagreen Bravo Offshore Wind Farm Consented 525  
Kincardine Offshore Windfarm Construction 50  
Moray East (MacColl, Teldford and Stevenson) Offshore Windfarms Construction 1116  
European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC) (Aberdeen Bay - Demonstration site) Operational 100 93.2
Beatrice Demonstrator Operational (to be decommissioned) 10 10
Beatrice Operational 750 588
Hywind Scotland Pilot Park Operational 30 29
Levenmouth demonstration turbine (Fife Energy Park) Operational 7 7
Robin Rigg Operational 180 174

Contact

Email: OffshoreWindPolicy@gov.scot