Limekiln is a 108MW 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 under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2024. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Boralex and Infinergy. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 74,000 households, to offset 65,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $188.514m.

The project will have 82m high towers.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2024.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 24 units of V136-4.5 MW turbines, each with 4.5MW nameplate capacity.

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About Boralex

Boralex Inc (Boralex) is a renewable energy company which develops, builds, and operates renewable energy power facilities. Its asset portfolio includes wind, hydro, thermal, and solar projects. Boralex's thermal power division produces power and steam at wood-residue fired power station and natural gas cogeneration power station. The company sells electricity under long term contracts. It operates renewable energy power generating facility plants in Canada, France, the US and the UK. Boralex is headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Quebec, Canada.

About Infinergy

Infinergy Ltd (Infinergy) a subsidiary of Boralex Inc, operates as a renewable energy company that offers development of sustainable energy projects. The company designs, develops, builds and operates onshore wind farms for electricity generation. Infinergy services comprise site selection, planning, financing, development, construction, consulting, and operation and maintenance for wind farm development. Infinergy’s planning services include consultation and environmental impact assessment. The company offers construction services such as temporary construction compound, underground cabling and substation services. The company has operations in Wimborne, Edinburgh and Inverness. Infinergy is headquartered in Wimborne, Dorset, the UK.


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