Vikna Wind Farm

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Vikna Wind Farm
Vikna Wind Farm is located in Trøndelag
Vikna Wind Farm
Location of Vikna Wind Farm
Vikna Wind Farm is located in Norway
Vikna Wind Farm
Vikna Wind Farm (Norway)
Official nameVikna vindmøllepark
CountryNorway
LocationVikna
Coordinates64°52′48″N 10°56′47″E / 64.88000°N 10.94639°E / 64.88000; 10.94639Coordinates: 64°52′48″N 10°56′47″E / 64.88000°N 10.94639°E / 64.88000; 10.94639
StatusOperational
Commission date1991 (1991)
Owner(s)Nord-Trøndelag Elektrisitetsverk
Wind farm
TypeOnshore
Rated wind speed5 to 25 m/s (16 to 82 ft/s)
Power generation
Units operational5
Nameplate capacity2.2 MW
Capacity factor30.1%
Annual net output5.8 GW·h

Vikna Wind Farm (Norwegian: Vikna vindmøllepark) is located on Husfjellet, just west of the village of Garstad on the island Mellom-Vikna in the municipality of Vikna in Trøndelag county, Norway. The wind farm consists of five wind turbines, with an installed capacity of 2.2 megawatts (3,000 hp) (calculated as 3 x 0.4 MW + 2 x 0.5 MW), with an average annual production of 5.8 gigawatt-hours (21 TJ). The wind farm began operation in 1991 and is owned by Nord-Trøndelag Elektrisitetsverk.[1]

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  1. ^ "Vindkraft" (in Norwegian). NTE. Retrieved 2011-10-03.

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