Key facts

Located at Whittlesy, near Peterborough

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Generating capacity of 12.3MW
Powering up to 7,000 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

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

 

* Load factors based on the five year rolling averages on unchanged configuration basis using Table 6.5 of 'Digest of UK Energy Statistics' - latest figures as per July 2019 release. Based upon the average domestic electricity consumption per home (temperature corrected) per the Energy Consumption in the UK (published July 2019, Table C9 of ECUK: Consumption data tables).