Braes of Doune Wind Farm

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Braes of Doune Wind Farm
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Braes of Doune Wind Farm is located in Scotland
Braes of Doune Wind Farm
Location of Braes of Doune Wind Farm in Scotland
Country United Kingdom, Scotland
Location near Stirling
Coordinates 56°16′34″N 04°03′45″W / 56.27611°N 4.06250°W / 56.27611; -4.06250Coordinates: 56°16′34″N 04°03′45″W / 56.27611°N 4.06250°W / 56.27611; -4.06250
Status Operational
Commission date February 2007
Operator(s) Airtricity
Power generation
Units operational 36
Make and model Vestas: V80 2.0
Nameplate capacity 72 MW

Braes of Doune Wind Farm is a wind farm located close to Stirling, Scotland and opened in 2007. The farm was built by Alfred McAlpine and is run by Airtricity. An agreement has been made with Centrica, the owners of Scottish Gas, to purchase energy output by the farm.

September 2015: Braes of Doune SPV is owned jointly by Greencoat UK Wind and by a fund managed by Hermes GPE LLP. Greencoat UK Wind acquired its 50 per cent interest from SSE.[1]

Turbines[edit]

The farm has 36 Vestas V80 2.0 megawatt wind turbines with a total capacity of 72MW.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], from Greencoat website 2015/09/29
  2. ^ [2], from Greencoat website 2015/09/29