Building a

Sustainable Future for Shetland

Who

Energy Isles is a consortium of 33 mainly Shetland businesses with a strong desire to ensure that the benefits of our emerging new renewable energy sector are retained as far as possible within the isles.

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What

Our company was formed to develop proposals for a large-scale wind farm (150-200 MW) in the North Isles of Shetland, Yell and Unst. We are currently hard at work along with these communities to devise a scheme that will dovetail with other proposed renewables projects to provide electricity to UK customers from one of the best wind resource regimes in the world.

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Why

The pace of climate change requires urgent reductions in our burning of fossil fuels for energy to avoid a potentially devastating global temperature rise of +2°​C. Our governments have committed themselves to strict targets for clean energy production - our project would help them meet those while bringing substantial financial benefits to Shetland.

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