Facts

Initial scheme

Number of turbines: 17
Effective capacity: 51MW
Turbine type: Siemens SWT-3.0-101
Hub height: 74.5m
Power supplied: Equivalent to 29,000 homes1

Extension project

Number of turbines: 6
Effective capacity: 18MW
Turbine type: Siemens SWT-3.0-101
Hub height: 74.5m
Power supplied: Equivalent to 10,000 homes1

Lochluichart Wind Farm combined

Number of turbines: 23
Effective capacity: 69MW
Power supplied: Equivalent to 39,000 homes1

1Number of homes is calculated based on a CO2 reduction per annum figure of 430g/Kwh, an average annual household electricity consumption figure of 4,229kWh** and Capacity Factor figure of 27.68***.

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** DECC Databook 2011 (on the average annual household electricity consumption statistics)
*** www.renewableuk.com/en/renewable-energy/wind-energy/uk-wind-energy-database/figures-explained.cfm