Bowbeat is a 40.4MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Scotland, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in September 2002. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by E.ON Climate & Renewables UK Wind, PowerGen Renewables and Wind Prospect Group. The project is currently owned by RWE Renewables UK with a stake of 100%.

Bowbeat (Bowbeat Phase II) consists of 4 turbines with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

The Tubular Steel structure to be installed at the Bowbeat (Bowbeat Phase I), site are expected to be 50m high.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in September 2002.

Contractors involved

Bowbeat (Bowbeat Phase I) will be equipped with Nordex N60 (1300 kW) turbines. The phase consists of 24 turbines with 1.3MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the Bowbeat (Bowbeat Phase I). The operation and maintenance contract tenure will likely be commencing from 2002, for a period of 5 years.

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About PowerGen Renewables

Powergen Renewables is a wind farm operator with 135MW of installed capacity.

About Wind Prospect Group

Wind Prospect Group Ltd. (Wind Prospect) is an independent renewable energy company. It develops, constructs and operates onshore and offshore wind farms, providing complete range of services including site identification and feasibility studies, grid connection, environmental assessment, planning, designing, contracts management, project management, on-site monitoring, cost reporting, inspection and commissioning, site management, asset management, technical analysis detailed technical reporting and advisory services. It has operations across the UK, Australia, China, France, Ireland, Philippines, Poland, South Africa and Turkey. Wind Prospect is headquartered in Bristol, the UK.


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