Onshore wind provides quarter of Northern Irish power

Almost a quarter of Northern Ireland’s electricity is now generated by onshore wind. That’s according to the latest generation figures from Northern Ireland Electricity Networks (NIE Networks), which shows 1,029MW of onshore wind capacity is now connected in the country. From April 2016 to March 2017, onshore wind generated 22.4% of Northern Ireland’s electricity, with total renewable contributions reaching 27.1%. Onshore wind makes […]