Novar is a 53.8MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Scotland, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 1997.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 53.8 53.8 Active Scotland, the UK RWE Renewables UK Swindon


The project was developed by RWE Renewables UK Swindon and is currently owned by Ventient Energy.

The project generates 128,772MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 31,500 households.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in October 1997.

Contractors Involved

Novar (Novar Extension) is equipped with Enercon E-70 turbines. The phase consists of 16 turbines with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

Novar (Novar Phase I) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 34 turbines, each with 0.5MW nameplate capacity.

About RWE Renewables UK Swindon

RWE Renewables UK Swindon Ltd (RWE) formerly known as Innogy Renewables UK Ltd is a renewable energy company that generates electricity from clean energy sources. The company provides services such as onshore wind services, and hydropower services. Its wind services comprise project development, realization of projects, and operation programs. RWE offers hydropower services such as general engineering services, project implementation services and O&M management services. The company has wind energy plants in Germany, the UK, Spain, Poland, Italy and the Netherlands. It has its presence in Italy, France, Portugal and the Czech Republic. RWE is headquartered in Swindon, the UK


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