NS5244 : Whitelee wind farm from the air

taken 3 years ago, 4 km from Waterside, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Whitelee wind farm from the air
Whitelee wind farm from the air
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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Date Taken
Monday, 14 May, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 May, 2018
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Uplands  Roads, Road transport  Woodland, Forest  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Wind Farm 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 520 446 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.3633N 4:21.2849W
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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