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



* 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).