26 Oct '16, 8am

Wales' largest onshore wind farm has generated its first power, says @VattenfallUK

Wales' largest onshore wind farm has generated its first power, says @VattenfallUK

The UK's wind energy industry has received another boost, after developer Vattenfall today confirmed it has started to deliver power from its major new onshore wind farm in Wales. The 228MW Pen y Cymoedd wind farm, which is Wales' largest onshore wind project, generated clean electricity for the first time this month, the company said, putting it on track for full commissioning early next year. Related articles Energy storage is fast approaching - and we should embrace it Vattenfall gives green light to £300m Aberdeen offshore wind farm First turbine installed at giant Welsh wind farm Vattenfall sells 49 per cent stake in Ormonde wind farm to Swedish pension group The 76-turbine project will singlehandedly deliver 11 per cent of the Welsh government's target to generate 7,000GWh of renewable power by 2020. It is expected to produce enough power annually to meet the electri...

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