Key facts

Located at Whittlesy, near Peterborough

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Generating capcity of 12.3MW
Powering up to 7,600 homes*

Local companies received £750,000 investment during construction 

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned 2013

  • Number and type of turbines: 6 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 100 meters

  • Lifespan: 25 years

  • £27,000 a year for projects which protect or enhance the local environment

*Load factors based on the five year rolling averages as calculated by R-UK using 'Digest of UK Energy Statistics' - latest figures as per July 2018 release Based upon the average domestic electricity consumption per home per the Energy Consumption in the UK (published July 2018)