Key facts

Located near Drax, in North Yorkshire

12 turbines

Generating capacity of 24MW
Powering up to 14,500 homes*

£36,000 for investing in the community per year

  • Site status: In operation

  • Background: Commissioned 2010

  • Number and type of turbines: 12 turbines

  • Height: Tip height of 100 metres

  • Lifespan: 25 years (August 2035)

*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)