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Nov 13, 2014, 19:01 ET
Gaelectric’s Dunbeg Wind Farm – one of the largest wind energy projects to be constructed in Northern Ireland which will generate power into the Single Electricity Market (SEM) on the island of Ireland; comprising 14 Enercon E82 turbines each with a generation capacity of up to 3MW. Dunbeg Wind Farm will generate sufficient power to meet the electricity demand of nearly 24,000 homes. Gaelectric is progressing through a programme to construct and commission a near term portfolio of 164 MWs of consented wind energy projects by 2017 on the island of Ireland.

Gaelectric Opens £58 Million Dunbeg Wind Farm in Ireland

Gaelectric, the renewable energy and energy storage group, officially launches its £58 million Dunbeg Wind Farm, which is located between...

Nov 28, 2013, 06:00 ET

Gaelectric agrees in excess of euro 90 million in funding

 Dublin-based renewable energy group, Gaelectric, has announced that it has agreed in excess of €90 million in additional financing for...

Jun 04, 2013, 10:33 ET

Ciaran O'Brien joins the Board of Gaelectric Holdings plc

Renewable energy development, operations and energy storage group, Gaelectric, has announced the appointment of Ciaran O'Brien to the Board of...

Mar 25, 2013, 13:59 ET

Gaelectric completes $84 million funding round for on-shore wind energy portfolio in Ireland

 Renewable energy generation and energy storage group, Gaelectric, has raised $84 million in funding for its portfolio of on-shore wind energy...

Oct 04, 2012, 09:04 ET

Gaelectric secures planning approval on further 25 MW of wind projects in Northern Ireland

 Irish renewable energy development and energy storage Group, Gaelectric has today (Thursday) announced that it has secured planning...

Aug 17, 2011, 08:55 ET

XEMC VWEC and Gaelectric Holdings Sign Contracts to Co-Develop Three Irish Wind Farms

Renewable energy and energy storage group, Gaelectric, and XEMC VWEC, a member of the Chinese XEMC Group, a global leader in Direct Drive Permanent...

Jun 03, 2011, 10:39 ET

Gaelectric Welcomes BPA 2010 Network Open Season Decision on Network Upgrades

Gaelectric North America President, Eamonn McGrath, today (Friday) welcomed the recent Network Open Season (NOS) decision from the Bonneville Power...

Apr 13, 2011, 08:00 ET

New Study Confirms Unique Features of Montana Wind in Providing Solutions for Pacific Northwest Power Market

New research has confirmed unique features of the Montana wind resource in providing solutions for the Pacific Northwest power market. Analysis...

Sep 24, 2010, 04:00 ET

Gaelectric Raises $18 Million to Book Transmission Capacity for Its US Operations

Renewable energy and energy storage group, Gaelectric, has today (Friday) announced that it has successfully raised $18 million to book 960 MW of...