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The Island of Eigg is not connected to the mainland electricity supply - since February 2008 all of Eigg's power has come from renewable resources - wind, water and solar providing the island's own electricity grid. The company Eigg Electric Ltd operates the 1.6 million network.

Pictured here one of the four 6kW wind turbines.

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