CWP is eying hardware with a maximum tip height of 240 metres for the scheme located five kilometres south-east of Moffat.
Each turbine would have a capacity rating of between 5MW and 7MW, the company said in a statement.“Scoop Hill will provide a considerable contribution to climate change targets, including the Scottish net zero target by 2045 and the equivalent of 100% of electricity demand from renewable sources,” it added.
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“The proposal could prevent the release of more than 1.1m tonnes of carbon dioxide each year and more than 44 million tonnes of carbon dioxide over the 40-year operational life of the scheme.”