Knockacummer is a 100MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Cork, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Bord Gais Energy and is currently owned by Greencoat Renewables with a stake of 100%.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2013.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Brookfield Renewable Ireland under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Nordex was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

Nordex was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 40 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 Bord Gais Energy

Bord Gais Energy Ltd (Bord Gais Energy) is a company that generates, sells and trades electricity. The company is headquartered in Ireland.


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