Lenalea is a 30.1MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Donegal, Ireland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in October 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by FuturEnergy Ireland and SSE Renewables (Ireland). The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 20,000 households, to offset 24,500t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $37.542m.

The project will have 76.5m high towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by October 2023.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 7 units of V117-4.2 MW turbines, each with 4.3MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project.

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About FuturEnergy Ireland

FuturEnergy Ireland (FuturEnergy) is an alternative energy company that manufactures wind turbine. The company designs, produces and distributes micro wind turbines for the generation of renewable energy. FuturEnergy is headquartered in Cork,Ireland.

About SSE Renewables (Ireland)

SSE Renewables (Ireland) Ltd develops, owns and operates energy and related infrastructure, and provides related services. The company generates, transmits, distributes and supplies electricity, and produces, stores, distributes and supplies gas. It is headquartered in Ireland.


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