How Bulb Going Into Administration Affects Us All

With the ongoing energy crisis and the record high gas prices, many providers are struggling to continue providing their services as it becomes financially unsustainable for them to keep on working. Twenty-two energy companies have already gone bust and many more are expected to follow this path. You’ve probably heard – Bulb Energy, which has …

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How to find the best price for your PPA

One of our customers emailed us this morning about trouble getting a PPA renewal quote. Unfortunately they’ve been told that their current PPA offtaker won’t allow them to renew, and ‘have paused all their winter pricing, because the market is too volatile.’ Our customer was asking if we can therefore recommend any other companies who …

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Installing Wind Turbines in 2021

A few years ago the UK Government made huge cut-backs to the Feed-In Tariff subsidy — which has drastically affected the viability of onshore wind in the UK. Sadly this means we are no longer able to discuss our land lease opportunities unless the site is ‘ready’ for installation. However, opportunities for wind turbines still …

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How to Buy a Wind Turbine?

How to Buy Wind Turbines

If you’re wondering how to buy a wind turbine, the obvious question will be “How much do they cost?” At Boythorpe Wind Energy we provide remanufactured wind turbines – so we don’t have a standard price, and we don’t keep ‘stock’. We source used wind turbines based on every site’s unique requirements. For example, if …

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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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