Key facts

Located at Wigton, near Carlisle


Generating capacity of 3.96MW
Powering up to 2,000 homes

£7,650 for investing in the community per year

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned December 1999

  • Number and type of turbines: 6 0.66MW turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 68.5 meters

*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)