Local Planning Authority: South Lakeland District Council
Postcode of nearby property: LA6 2QB
Site status: Operational
Number of turbines: 6
Tip height: 100m
Electricity generation capacity: Up to c12MW
Lifetime of wind farm: 25 years plus two years for construction and decommissioning
History: Banks Renewables’ Armistead wind farm consists of six 100m to tip turbines and began generating electricity in February 2013
The Armistead Wind Farm Community Fund now receives £13,763.93 each year. The Community Fund committee representatives include members from the local parish councils as well as the district and county councillors. For more information on the Armistead Wind Farm Community Fund, please click here.
Before applying for a grant
Applicants MUST contact Sarah McIntyre, Fund Manager at the CDCF, before applying for a grant. Tel 0191 378 6342 or email APPLY HERE: Grant applications have to be made on line via the County Durham Community Foundation (CDCF) website.