The wind farm is a joint venture project between Coillte and Bord na Móna in Doughill Forest, on Sliabh Bawn Mountain, Co. Roscommon. The wind farm was granted planning permission in March 2012 and construction began in June 2015 and is scheduled to enter commercial operations in spring 2017

Capacity: 58MW

Homes powered Annually: Approximately 37,700 homes

Energy Produced: 213,400 MWh

Number of Turbines: 20 Siemens turbines

Type of Turbine: Siemens SWT 3.2 - 101

  • Total turbine tower height 78m
  • Length of each blade: 49m
  • Height to tip of blade: 130m

Location: The Sliabh Bawn wind farm is located approximately five kilometers south east of Strokestown, Co. Roscommon, in  Doughill Forest on Sliabh Bawn mountain.

Co-ordinates: 53°45’04.52”N, -8°02’39.07”W

Community Fund: €87,500 annually over 27 years

Current Status: In construction

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