Update July 2019

Since our last update, a lot of work has been carried out on the Gweedore wind farm project. In the first quarter of the year all five turbine foundations were poured. Three of these foundations had to be piled. Non-piled foundations took 372m2 of concrete for the base and 44.5 Read more…

Laying foundations to windfarm substation

Update November 2018

Construction is now well under way at Gweedore Wind Farm. Even though the best part of the summer weather was missed, the Autumn has been reasonable dry and good for carrying out civil works on such an exposed site. The laying and testing of Cable ducts from the new Ardnagappary Read more…

Planning Status

A 10 year planning permission was granted in 2010 for 5 turbines; 80 m hub and 90 m rotor, 125m tip height. Due to the delay from regulations and grid connections issues, by the time Gweedore Windfarm could proceed ,, those turbines were no longer available, and Gweedore Wind Farm Read more…