News and media

  • Vattenfall’s Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project officially opened by First Minister and CEO Wales’ largest onshore wind farm was officially opened today [28/9/2017] by the First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones. Vattenfall revealed a major boost for the Welsh economy at the inauguration. The Swedish energy group said that 52% of its £400mn investment Read more...
  • Pen y Cymoedd Festival Opening Celebration Postponed

    2017-08-07 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    We recently wrote to you regarding the Pen y Cymoedd Festival Opening Celebration due to take place on 30th September. We have made the decision to postpone the event until next year due to ongoing construction works onsite. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to seeing you onsite next year Read more...
  • Rapid charge for Welsh large scale battery

    2017-05-22 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    Vattenfall plans construction start for storage scheme in summer 2017. Vattenfall, the Swedish energy company, confirmed today [22 May, 2017] that it is to press ahead with a battery storage scheme at Wales’s largest onshore wind farm. The 22MW system – believed to be the largest co-located battery and wind farm project in the UK Read more...
  • Wales climate change boost as new wind farm hits full power

    2017-05-08 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    Vattenfall’s Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project is Wales’s largest onshore wind farm  Wales’s largest onshore wind farm started operating at full power for the first time late on Sunday (7 May, 2017), 38 months after construction started in the upper Rhondda, Cynon and Afan valleys. The 76-turbine Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project is Read more...
  • Going for gold

    2017-04-05 | Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project
    Last week our civil contractors Jones Bros Balfour Beatty picked up a Gold Award at the Considerate Constructors Awards Ceremony. Construction sites, companies and suppliers voluntarily register with the Scheme. The main areas of concern fall into three categories: the general public, the workforce and the environment. Jones Bros Balfour Beatty have done some fantastic Read more...
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