Yellow River Wind Project is a 104.4MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Leinster, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Green Wind Energy and SSE Renewables (Ireland). The project is currently owned by SSE Renewables (Ireland) with a stake of 100%.

The project is expected to generate 252,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 66,000 households. The project is expected to offset 71,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The turbines that are getting installed on the project will be using Tubular Steel towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

Contractors involved

Nordex will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 29 units of N117/3600 turbines, each with 3.6MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project.

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About Green Wind Energy

Green Wind Energy A/S is a Denmark based renewable energy company operates through two business units namely, Green Wind A/S and Green Wind Renewables A/S. Moreover, Green Wind A/S provides finance and investment products in the renewable energy field. It is engaged in development, installation and operation of wind farms and projects through a subsidiary, GW Energi A/S. Furthermore, the company operates its wind farms in Germany, Ireland and focuses on the Europe market. It is headquartered at in Kobenhavn, Denmark.

About SSE Renewables (Ireland)

SSE Renewables (Ireland) Ltd develops, owns and operates energy and related infrastructure, and provides related services. The company generates, transmits, distributes and supplies electricity, and produces, stores, distributes and supplies gas. It is headquartered in Ireland.

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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.