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Wind NI 2014 Winter Newsletter

Posted on: November 8th, 2014

Please click here for an update on Wind NI’s activities in our Winter 2014 newsletter.



Winter 2013 Newsletter

Posted on: December 9th, 2013

Please click here for an update on Wind NI’s activities in our Winter 2013 newsletter.
 



Wind NI Newsletter Winter 2012

Posted on: October 19th, 2012

Please click here to download our Winter 2012 newsletter



Our first turbines installed and generating

Posted on: August 26th, 2012

We have now moved into the build phase for Wind NI Approved sites and our first wind turbine was successfully installed in Glennane, County Armagh in August of this year. This was another noteable milestone in our companys success and …]
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Wind NI’s 5th Anniversary

Posted on: July 20th, 2012

Wind NI celebrated its 5th anniversary in July of this year which was a significant landmark in the history of our company. After founding the concept of Wind NI in 2007, we spent our early years conducting extensive research of …]
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Energy Minister Arlene Foster today welcomed the completion of a significant research project into Northern Ireland’s geological potential for the underground storage of energy.

Posted on: December 21st, 2011

The Energy Storage Study investigated Northern Ireland’s suitability for safe underground energy storage, including compressed air, carbon dioxide capture and natural gas. In particular, it focused on County Antrim and the adjacent off-shore Irish Sea areas, as there are unique …]
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Energy Minister Arlene Foster today welcomed the announcement by The Crown Estate of two parallel Leasing Rounds for offshore wind and tidal stream development as new sources of renewable energy for Northern Ireland.

Posted on: December 16th, 2011

The Crown Estate is seeking expressions of interest from private sector developers for offshore wind and tidal stream Leasing Rounds in Northern Ireland waters. An Offshore Wind Area off the east coast to deliver up to 600MW of generating capacity …]
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10MW in planning and growing

Posted on: November 25th, 2011

Wind NI are please to announce that they have over 10MW of renewable power in the planning system. We expect this to double to 20MW through 2012.



The huge potential benefits of a new electricity grid under the Irish Sea connecting power sources on Scottish, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland electricity networks have been highlighted in an exhaustive study published today.

Posted on: November 25th, 2011

Development of an interconnected transmission network within the decade would help revitalise the renewables sector, create jobs in Northern Ireland and generate revenues by exporting electricity to Europe.
Part-funded with approximately £1.5million worth of assistance through the European Union’s INTERREG IVA …]
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Proposed Changes to the Northern Ireland Renewables Obligation Statutory Consultation for the Renewables Obligation (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012

Posted on: October 30th, 2011