NOTICE OF DECISION
SCOTTISH HYDRO ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION PLC
ELECTRICITY ACT 1989
TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (SCOTLAND) ACT 1997
THE ELECTRICITY WORKS (ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT)(SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2017
As directed by regulation 23(4) of the Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) 2017, notice is hereby given that Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission Plc (“the Company”) has been granted consent by Scottish Ministers to to install and keep installed approximately 22 km of 132 kV overhead line supported on wood poles between the consented substation at Creag Riabhach Wind Farm (OS Grid Reference 253060 927377), located approximately 3 km north of the Crask Inn, to the consented Dalchork substation (OS Grid Reference 258203 909564), located approximately 3 km north of Lairg, in the relevant Planning Authority area of Highland Council.
Scottish Ministers have also directed, under Section 57 (2) of the Town & Country Planning Act (Scotland) 1997, that planning permission is deemed to be granted.
Copies of the decision statement and related documentation can be obtained on the Energy Consents website: www.energyconsents.scot
Copies of the decision statement and related documentation have been made available to The Highland Council to be made available for public inspection by being placed on the planning register.