New UK wind energy company launches

A new player has joined the UK onshore wind energy market, with a portfolio totalling 690MW. Ventient Energy claims to be the third largest generator of onshore wind power in […]

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By Priyanka Shrestha

A new player has joined the UK onshore wind energy market, with a portfolio totalling 690MW.

Ventient Energy claims to be the third largest generator of onshore wind power in the UK, formed by combining 15 wind farms formerly owned by Zephyr and 19 by Infinis.

The new company is headquartered in in Edinburgh, employing 44 people in total.

It is owned by JP Morgan Asset Management and supplies power equivalent to 420,000 homes annually.

CEO Scott Mackenzie said: “We are excited to introduce Ventient Energy, now a major player in onshore wind energy. we are the largest non-utility owner of onshore wind in Britain.

“We are ambitious – committed to creating prosperity through safe and sustainable generation of renewable sourced electricity, through quality job creating and supporting the communities in which we operate.”