Tag: Calum Macdonald

Point and Sandwick Trust passes million pound milestone

The wide range of local community projects helped by the income from the Beinn Ghrideag wind farm among the topics discussed at the Point and Sandwick Trust AGM on Tuesday, November 20. The meeting, in Ionad Stoodie in Point, was packed out as members and supporters of Point and Sandwick Trust gathered to hear about… Read more »

‘Why anyone supports the EDF proposal over the community, I do not understand’ — PST chair Angus at the AGM

Point and Sandwick Trust chairman Angus McCormack spoke of his bewilderment that anyone could support EDF’s plans for a corporate wind farm in Stornoway over a community-owned one during his address at PST’s Annual General Meeting earlier this week. He compared the numbers. The three turbines at Beinn Ghrideag on the Pentland Road generate £900,000… Read more »