Kings Mountain is a 36.05MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Sligo, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2003. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by SSE Renewables Holdings (UK) and is currently owned by SSE Renewables (Ireland) with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 85,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 16,000 households, offsetting 66,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Kings Mountain (Kings Mountain II) consists of 13 turbines with 0.85MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in July 2003.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to SSE Renewables Holdings (UK) under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Aertech was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

Kings Mountain (Kings Mountain I) is equipped with Nordex N80 (2.5 MW) turbines. The phase consists of 10 turbines with 2.5MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 5 years.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.