SSEN is holding Open Door events in Orkney at the end of the month where members of the public can turn out to find out about the projects that are underway in Orkney.
Dates, times and places
Mon 30th April – The Ayre Hotel, Kirkwall, 14:00 – 19:00
Tue 1st May – Harray Community Centre, Harray, 14:00 – 19:00
Wed 2nd May – Bellview Hotel, St Margaret’s Hope, 14:00 – 19:00
Thu 3rd May – North Walls Community School, Hoy, 11:00 – 15:00
You can drop in within these times and ask your questions of SSEN’s project team.
“A number of renewable energy developers in the Orkney Islands have requested a connection to the electricity network. The Orkney connection project would provide a new transmission connection between Caithness and the Orkney Islands, and associated onshore infrastructure required to support this connection.”
Here is Greg Clarke explaining the proposals at an earlier even in Orkney.
You can find out about the Orkney projects here: Orkney