Burradale’s production figures show just how special and powerful the wind around Shetland is. We believe that wind energy from Shetland holds the potential to make a big contribution on both a local and global scale.

Burradale Windfarm Capacity Load Factor (%)

Burradale Windfarm Capacity Load Factor (%)

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Latest News

Shetland Aero submits Planning Application for single wind turbine - replacing two already consented turbines - and explores payments to reduce fuel poverty.

Local energy company Shetland Aerogenerators Ltd has submitted a planning application to the Shetland Islands Council. Shetland Aerogenerators is also exploring routing community benefit payments from the development into schemes such as Hjaltland Housing Association’s existing Fuel Vouchers scheme, which will help some people experiencing fuel poverty to pay their energy bills.


Position available - Wind Turbine Service Technician (Mechanical)

An opportunity is available for someone to join our company as a Wind Turbine Service Technician. The role would be suitable for someone with mechanical engineering background or similar field.


Position available - Senior Project Manager

We're recruiting again... As part of our ongoing business growth we have a few roles that need filling. The first is for a Senior Project Manager to lead our small development team and be responsible for the delivery of wind energy, grid, and energy storage projects. Initial details of this exciting opportunity are here or an expanded description can be requested. If you want to be involved in the energy transition and be part of a company that is changing to meet the challenges ahead, get in touch. **position closed**


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Our Story

Formed in 1992, Shetland Aerogenerators operates from our office in Lerwick. As the owners of Burradale windfarm, we have acted as developer, constructor, operator and client at various stages of the project.

We were initially established to investigate new opportunities in wind power after the Government announced the Scottish Renewables Obligation.

Now we undertake selective development of our own wind energy projects and we support the concept of large scale wind energy advancement in Shetland.

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  • 10 Charlotte Street, Lerwick
    Shetland, ZE1 0JL
  • +44 (0)1595 690900