Westray

Windflow installed its first Windflow 500 turbine in the UK at Hammer Farm on Westray, Orkney Islands in early 2013.

Windflow installed its first Windflow 500 turbine in the UK at Hammer Farm on Westray, Orkney Islands in early 2013.

"The Windflow 500 has an outstanding performance in high winds, and the installation on Westray looks set to become the most productive turbine on the islands with a tip-height under 50 metres", Tracey Jackson, marketing manager for dealer Bryan J Rendall (Electrical) Limited

View a video of the turbine operating accompanied by great local Orkney music.

News

* April 2013 media release 

* October 2012 news video.

Turbine(s) 1 x Windflow 33-500
Commissioned Feb 2013
Developer A JV between local developer Colin Risbridger and Windflow Hammer Limited
Project manager Windflow Hammer Limited
Principal Contractor, civil works, cranes Heddle Construction Limited
Electrical balance of plant, comms and installation Bryan J Rendall (Electrical) Limited
Key facts Windflow’s first UK project, it was successfully installed in one of the most remote parts of the UK, with a severe wind regime in the middle of winter storms. Colin liked the turbine so much he joined the company as Windflow’s Development Manager!