Key facts

Located near Redcar, in North Yorkshire

27 turbines

Generating capacity of 62MW
Powering up to 54,000 homes*

North East England's first large scale commerical wind farm - 22 local companies involved in its construction 

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Opened April 2014

  • Number and type of turbines: 27 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 126.2 metres

  • Lifespan: 25 years (August 2039)

*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)