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
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
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
For further information please go to: www.sliabhbawnwindfarm.ie
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