Shetland vs UK Average Windspeeds

Anyone who lives in Shetland will know from experience that it is a very windy place – statistically it is one of the windiest regions in the whole UK. To some this might be a nuisance, but it doesn’t need to be!

Why invest in wind energy?

Why not harness the power of the wind for your benefit?  Instead of complaining about it you should make use of this abundant natural resource.

It could be used to power your home or business.  If you have a rural property then a small wind turbine is the perfect technology for the Shetland climate.  There are three main benefits for owners: