News and media

  • First power at Scottish north east wind farm

    2015-01-26 | Press release
    Category: Projects, Wind farms, UK | Tags: Clashindarroch

    Vattenfall’s Clashindarroch Wind Farm generates pollution free electricity for the very first time

  • On January 23 at 2.40pm turbine number 18 generated first power from a wind speed of 7.8 metres per second (17 mph). Vattenfall and turbine supplier Senvion continue commissioning work on the remaining 17 turbines. Find out more information here.  
  • Another local company benefits from Pen y Cymoedd

    2015-01-23 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    A Bridgend-based specialist in ground testing services has celebrated a significant contract to supply Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project. Apex Testing Solutions has secured the equivalent of around 85 per cent of the company’s laboratory work for the year, to provide ground analysis and testing at the wind farm site. Founded in 1992 and Read more...
  • The first snow of the season

    2015-01-16 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    Assistant Resident Engineer, Meurig Hughes has been keeping us up to date with the weather onsite this week. “This has been the first snow onsite for the 2014 / 2015 winter season. Although it can be disruptive to our journey to work and operations onsite, it is a very beautiful environment to work in at times like Read more...
  • A leading Swedish energy company is to explore the benefits of a potential wind farm in Strathspey and Badenoch this month as it starts engagement with local residents, communities and businesses.

  • The Nos Galan Races 2014

    2015-01-07 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    Vattenfall were delighted to sponsor the Nos Galan races on New Years Eve. The run was organised by the Nos Galan Committee chaired by Cllr Ann Crimmings, R.C.T Council’s events, PR Team and Streetcare team, and not forgetting local volunteers. Our Pen y Cymoedd Community Engagement Officer Rhys Lewis who attended the event said: “As a representative Read more...
  • 2014

  • Show more
Last updated: 2014-09-11 14:02