Full speed ahead for world’s largest wind farm – in UK

The world’s largest wind farm is now fully operational off the coast of Cumbria. All 102 turbines of the Walney Offshore Windfarm are now delivering electricity into the UK’s grid. Made up of two projects, Walney 1 and 2, the wind farm has a total capacity of 367MW – enough to supply up to 320,000 […]

Davey opens world’s largest offshore windfarm

Ed Davey today opened the world’s biggest offshore windfarm near Walney in Cumbria which has 102 turbines. The £1billion farm is owned by DONG Energy, energy supplier SSE and dutch-owned consortium OPW. The new Energy Secretary said: “Opening Walney during my first week in office lets me underline my commitment to continuing the Coalition’s work […]