Garracummer is a 42.5MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Tipperary, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2012. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Ervia and is currently owned by Orsted with a stake of 100%.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 27,000 households.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2012.

Contractors involved

Nordex was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 17 units of N90 (2.5 MW) turbines, each with 2.5MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 15 years.

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About Ervia

Ervia (Ervia) formerly known as Bord Gais Eireann, is a commercial semi-state company engaged in the delivery of gas and water infrastructure and services in Ireland. The company’s services include the operation and maintenance of water and wastewater asset; delivery of gas and water infrastructure; development and maintenance of the transmission and distribution network; and provides transportation services to all suppliers and shippers. It also provides dark fiber broadband infrastructure. The company operates in Ireland and the UK (in Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man). Ervia is headquartered in Cork, Ireland.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.