Craigluscar Solar Project
The proposed solar park and battery storage site is located on the agricultural lands of Craigluscar and Easter Clune, Craigluscar Road, approximately 2km northwest of Dunfermline and situated in the vicinity of the Craigluscar reservoirs.
The solar park will have an output capacity of up to 40MW and the battery storage a capacity of up to 9.9MW. The project would have an operational lifespan of 40 years.
We are in the early stages of the project development and held our first stakeholder consultation event in May. We will be holding a second stakeholder event prior to finalising and submitting a planning application. Details of which are to be confirmed.
We are currently undertaking the following survey work at the site:
- Noise Assessment
- Ecology and Bird surveys
- Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment
- Glint and Glare Assessment
- Cultural Heritage Assessment
- Traffic and Transport Assessment
- Agricultural Land Classification Assessment
- Social-economic Assessment
- Hydrology and Drainage Assessment
Are currently in the process of refining and adjusted the site layout since our last public event taking onboard comments from the public and initial assessment feedback on the above survey work. The site layout is still in draft form.
If you would like to provide feedback, please do so using the survey form below.
Project Information Boards
Should you be unable to attend the event or wish to comment on the proposals in general, we would be grateful if you could complete the survey below and provide us with any comments you may have.
Please note that partaking in either of the above processes does not affect your statutory rights to make representations to Fife Council in respect of the planning application when submitted.