POWER TO THE ISLE

Scottish Field - - NEWS -

A £3.5 mil­lion project has given Fair Isle 24-hour re­li­able elec­tric­ity for the first time. Sit­u­ated half­way be­tween Orkney and Shet­land and cur­rently home to 55 peo­ple, the is­land pre­vi­ously only had ac­cess to power be­tween 7.30am and 11.30pm each day.

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