Project News

Section 36 Application for Brunt Hill Wind Farm submitted to the Energy Consents Unit

7th May 2024

Brunt Hill Ltd. has submitted a Planning Application under Section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989 to the Scottish Government’s Energy Consents Unit (ECU) seeking consent for the Brunt Hill Wind Farm. This application also applies for a direction under Section 57(2) of the Town and County Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 for planning permission for the development to be granted.

The consultation period for the planning application commences on 17 May 2024 and will run until 28 June 2024. Any persons wishing to make a formal representation should do so by contacting the ECU on their website, by email or by post, quoting the application reference ECU00004654. Full contact details are available at

We also continue to welcome comments and feedback on our proposals at any stage of the application, although please note these will not count as formal representations. Comments can be submitted via the Contact Page. If you have any questions or would like to discuss the proposals with a member of the project team, please do not hesitate to contact us.

A copy of the full Brunt Hill Wind Farm Section 36 Application can be found here.

Brunt Hill Wind Farm proposals put out to public consultation

3rd May 2023

The proposed Brunt Hill Wind Farm and associated infrastructure (including battery storage) is being put to public consultation.

  • Dunning Village Hall, Auchterarder Road, Dunning, Perth PH2 0RJ
    • 17th May – 11:30am – 2:30pm
  • Milnathort Village Hall, 1 New Road, Milnathort, Kinross KY13 9XT
    • 17th May – 3:30pm – 6:30pm
    • 28th June – 3:30pm – 6:30pm

The project team will be on hand to discuss the proposal and answer any questions.

The project team will be on hand to discuss the proposals and answer any questions. Pre-application comments and queries can also be shared with the project team by way of a feedback form on the day of the event or completing the questionnaire in the Community section of the website.