Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
Postcode of nearby property: LA3 3JU
Site status: Operational
Number of turbines: 3
Height of turbines: 125m
Electricity generated: Up to 2.5 MW per turbine
Lifespan of wind farm: 25 years plus 24 months for construction and decommissioning

Heysham South Wind Farm consists of three 125 metre-to-tip turbines supplied by Nordex. Cheetham Hill Construction began the construction of the site in August 2014, and all three turbines are now fully operational.

The Heysham South Wind Farm Community Fund will receive £10,000 each year which is allocated by representatives from the liaison committee as well as the councillors for the ward and is now available for local groups to apply to. An additional £50,000 is also available specifically for small renewable energy or energy efficiency projects to local community buildings.

If you would like to apply to the community fund, please click on the following link for more information on the County Durham Community Foundation (CDCF) website including deadlines, guidelines and application forms.

Need more help?
If you are unsure about whether you are eligible to apply, please contact James Eaglesham on 0191 378 6342 or email james@bankscommunityfund.org.uk or contact the Community Manager for your area from the Banks Group.

If you would like to find out more about the Heysham South Wind Farm Community Fund, click here

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