NS5044 : Whitelee wind farm from the air

taken 7 years ago, near to Waterside, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Whitelee wind farm from the air
Whitelee wind farm from the air
The largest wind farm in Europe LinkExternal link
Whitelee wind farm :: NS5345
Whitelee Windfarm is the UK's largest onshore windfarm. It is located on Eaglesham Moor just 20 minutes south of central Glasgow. The windfarm has 215 turbines which can generate 539MW of electricity, enough to power over 300,000 homes.

You can access the windfarm for free and experience the wind turbines up close with over 130kms of trails to explore. The Visitor Centre LinkExternal link is also free and has an interactive exhibition and a Cafe to relax after the long walk on the windfarm.
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NS5044, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Woodland, Forest 
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Aerial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 50 44 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.2548N 4:22.7192W
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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