Key facts

Located at Kirkheaton in Northumberland


Generating capacity of 1.8MW
Powering up to 1,070 homes

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned 2008

  • Number and type of turbines: 3 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 68 meters

  • Lifespan: 25 years (May 2025)

*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)