Key facts

Located at East Hedleyhope in Bishop Auckland


Generating capacity of 5.2MW
Powering up to 3,100 homes

£5,200 for investing in the community per year

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned 2001

  • Number and type of turbines: 4 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 76 meters

  • Lifespan: 25 years (October 2033)

*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)