TRIG acquires 34MW wind farm in Wales for £100 mln

18/05/2017 10:32 Wind

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The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has finalized the purchase of the 34MW Garreg Lwyd Hill wind farm in Wales from RES for £100 million.

The operational project is sited in Powys and comprises 17 Vestas V100 2MW turbines.


It is suitable for the UK’s renewables obligation scheme and has a power purchase deal with Shell Energy.


Maintenance operations to the facility will be provided by Vestas.


The acquisition, which brings TRIG’s portfolio to 55 projects with total capacity of 754MW, was funded from the profits of a recent share issuance, according to the company.
 

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