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Wind Turbines

The selection of the most appropriate wind turbine for your site is a critical decision in maximizing your chance of obtaining planning consent, maximizing return on investment, and developing a project that is likely to operate for a long period of time with little downtime. Renewables First only recommend high quality and reliable turbines that, in our experience, fulfil this selection criteria. Discover more below.

  • The superb nED-100 100 kW small scale turbine from the Spanish company, Norvento, available in two rotor sizes, is built to last and takes the top spot for the 100 kW market.

  • Dutch company, EWT is a global designer and producer of utility standard high performance gearless wind turbines. The 900 kW model is ideal for medium scale development.

  • German company, Enercon, produce a large range to top quality gearless medium to large scale turbines from 800 kW up to 7.5 MW and have an excellent reputation for reliability.

Want to install a wind turbine?

If you are in the UK then take our Wind Site Self-Assessment - The first step to provide information we need to complete a Windpower Feasibility Study. It takes about 20 minutes to work through the basic checks, including:

  • Estimating wind speed
  • Checking proximity of nearby properties
  • Checking site access and approach roads
  • Investigating connection with the grid

If you are in the Republic of Ireland, or overseas, the first step is to Contact us to discuss your requirements and to complete a Windpower Feasibility Study.

Start the process here: Take the Wind Site Self-Assessment