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Gaelectric Roosky Wind Farm Launch

Renewable energy and energy storage group, Gaelectric, has officially launched its ninth operating wind farm at Roosky, 2.5km south of Ballaghaderreen in Co. Roscommon. Roosky Wind Farm will generate sufficient power to meet the electricity needs of approximately 2,200 homes, contributing in CO2 savings emissions of c. 5,500 tonnes. The €9m wind farm is Gaelectric’s […]

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Mainstream Renewable Power Noupoort Wind Farm film

Earlier this year, I traveled to South Africa to cover the construction of Mainstream Renewable Power’s latest wind energy development, the 80MW Noupoort wind farm. As well as my primary assignment to photograph the wind farm – including it’s construction, I also created a film about it’s construction including an interview / narration by Pule […]

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Gaelectric Leabeg Windfarm launch

Renewable energy and energy storage group, Gaelectric, officially launched its ninth operating wind farm at Leabeg, 6 km southeast of Ferbane in Co. Offaly. Leabeg is a 4.6 Megawatt wind farm comprising of two German-made Enercon wind turbines. It will generate sufficient renewable power to provide 12,000 megawatt-hours of electricity which is sufficient to meet […]

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NTR plc Quarry Road Wind Farm

NTR plc have recently installed their latest ‘single turbine’ project outside Banbridge, Northern Ireland. Consisting of a Vestas 250kw, turbine, it is the the most recent in a long line of single turbine projects the company has been building upon in Northern Ireland over the last few year. With the recent announcement of a €250m […]

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Gaelectric Monnaboy Wind Farm, Northern Ireland

RENEWABLE firm Gaelectric has just opened its third wind farm in Northern Ireland, a four-turbine facility in Eglinton, Co Derry. The latest project at Monnaboy on Loughermore Mountain represented an investment of £16.8 million. As part of the pre-launch, I spent time on the wind farm near Eglinton photographing the site from morning till sunset, […]

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Mainstream RP Noupoort Wind Farm, South Africa

The 35 big turbines of Noupoort Wind Farm (NWF) in the Northern Cape are on track to begin producing renewable energy for the South African power grid in July 2016. At peak power production, these turbines will collectively be producing up to 80 megawatts of electricity, which is enough to power approximately 69 000 homes. […]

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New website for Renewable Energy Giant Gaelectric

One of Ireland’s top renewable energy companies Gaelectric have just launched their new re-vamped website to the world. Produced by FTI consulting and designed by Begley & Hutton, it showcases the company’s latest projects and investments, as well as it’s people and divisions. Although their previous website worked well, recent major investments and expansion meant […]

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Gaelectric Faughary Windfarm Video

Gaelectric, the renewable energy and energy storage group, marked the opening of its latest operating windfarm at Faughary on the outskirts of Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim. The opening coincided with Global Wind Energy Day and was marked by visits by St. Claire’s and Largy schools, Manorhamilton, to Faughary Wind Farm. The video contains interviews with Gaelectric’s […]

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Gaelectric Faughary Windfarm, Ireland

Gaelectric marks opening of its fourth wind farm at Faughary in Co. Leitrim 6 MW project comprises 3 x Enercon E82 turbines that will generate sufficient power to the meet the needs of 4,000 homes Gaelectric, the renewable energy and energy storage group, marked the opening of its latest operating windfarm at Faughary on the […]

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