UK Wind Turbine Feasibility in 2019, 2020 and beyond…

You probably heard – the UK government abolished the Feed-in-Tariff subsidy. That sadly means the refurbished and remanufactured medium size (225kw and 500kw) wind turbines we previously provided aren’t feasible any more. To generate enough income to pay back in a sensible amount of time was dependent on both export and subsidy. However, depending on …

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Used wind turbines receive full accreditation

Ofgem accreditation

Ofgem accredited three of our refurbished Vestas V27 and V29 wind turbines a few weeks ago. We’re posting this fact as a blog post today, because it disproves the seemingly common belief that Ofgem won’t accredit second hand wind turbines – which is the common story being espoused on various farming forums, by self-appointed experts …

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How much does my grid connection cost?

how much does your grid connection cost?

One of the biggest issues for many farmers and land owners is getting a connection to the National Grid – in particular finding out your grid connection cost. In many parts of the UK there’s no capacity even available, meaning that no matter how much wind a site has, installing a 225kw or 500kw turbine …

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Are used wind turbines eligible for FITs?

Ofgem have today pre-accredited our Re-manufactured Vestas V29 Wind Turbine for the feed in tariff at our Boythorpe Wind Energy site – confirmed on their website and in a subsequent email. This of course answers the long-standing debate amongst farmers and land-owners and renewable energy consultants and experts… “Are used wind turbines eligible for FITs?” …

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The key differences between onshore & offshore wind energy

Offshore Wind Turbines

Both onshore and offshore wind energy must be used to reduce carbon emissions and replace finite energy sources and their escalating costs. However, not many people are aware of the significant differences between the two options so we’ve just posted a new article which explores and explains the key difference between onshore and offshore wind …

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