Holmside Hall Wind Farm

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Holmside Hall Wind Farm
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The two turbines of Holmside Hall
Holmside Hall Wind Farm is located in County Durham
Holmside Hall Wind Farm
Location of Holmside Hall Wind Farm
Country England, United Kingdom
Location Stanley, County Durham
Coordinates 54°50′50″N 1°41′13″W / 54.8472°N 1.68694°W / 54.8472; -1.68694Coordinates: 54°50′50″N 1°41′13″W / 54.8472°N 1.68694°W / 54.8472; -1.68694
Status Operational
Commission date May 2004
Owner(s) E.ON UK
Wind farm
Avg. site elevation 722 ft
Power generation
Units operational 2 × 2.75 MW
Make and model NEG Micon
Nameplate capacity 5.5 MW

Holmside Hall Wind Farm is a wind farm near Stanley, County Durham, England. Owned and operated by E.ON UK, the farm has a nameplate capacity of 5.5MW, containing two NM80 turbines each rated at 2.75 MW.[1]

At the time of construction, which was delayed due to high winds, the turbines were the largest and most powerful in the UK.[2]


  1. ^ "UKWED Operational wind farms". RenewableUK. Archived from the original on 2006-02-25. Retrieved 2010-08-02. 
  2. ^ "Ironically, wind conditions delay turbines". The Northern Echo. Newsquest Media Group. 2003-11-13. Retrieved 2009-11-11.