Key facts

Located at East Hedleyhope in Bishop Auckland


Generating capacity of 2.4MW
Powering up to 1,000 homes

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned 2001

  • Number and type of turbines: 3 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 70 meters


* Load factors based on the five year rolling averages on unchanged configuration basis using Table 6.5 of 'Digest of UK Energy Statistics' - latest figures as per July 2019 release. Based upon the average domestic electricity consumption per home (temperature corrected) per the Energy Consumption in the UK (published July 2019, Table C9 of ECUK: Consumption data tables).