Bruckana is a 42MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Tipperary, Ireland. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 42 42 Active Tipperary, Ireland Bord na Mona

Description

The project is developed and owned by Bord na Mona.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 15,000 households. The project cost is $98.28m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2014.

Contractors Involved

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 14 units of SWT-3.0-101 turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 15 years.

About Bord na Mona

Bord na Mona Plc (Bord na Mona) is a diversified utility that offers electricity, heating solutions, resource recovery, and related energy services. It develops, operates, and maintains thermal and renewable power plants such as wind, biomass, biogas, and others; supplies milled peat; manufactures and distributes solid fuel products; and supplies media and heating products. The company provides integrated waste management solutions such as collection service, recycling, composting and residual landfill disposal of non-hazardous waste streams arising from commercial and domestic sources. Bord na Mona serves retail, professional, residential, and commercial customers in Ireland, the UK, and other countries. Bord na Mona is headquartered in Newbridge, Kildare, Ireland.

Methodology

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