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Friday 6th March 2015

Parkgate Road Turbine

The forth Drumlin turbine was successfully commissioned on the 3rd of February at Parkgate Road in Kells, Co. Antrim

Tuesday 27th January 2015

Finalising the grid connection at Parkgate

Wednesday 22nd October 2014

It's Blowing a Gale!

Outside it’s blowing a gale, the rain is coming down in almost horizontal sheets and I’m thinking “that’s a good day!”

Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Ballyboley Turbine Tour Invite

The Drumlin Wind Energy Co-operative would like to invite the public to visit its 250kW wind turbine which was erected this spring in Larne, Co. Antrim. Tour Date: Wednesday 17th September

Friday 25th April 2014

Ballyboley Turbine Erected on 24th April 2014

Monday 3rd March 2014

Ethical Investors required to join NI renewable energy co-operative

Northern Ireland’s only wind energy co-operative, Drumlin Wind Energy today (3rd March) launched its second public share offer. In 2012 the co-operative raised £2.7m to build 4 turbines across Northern Ireland and this year is seeking to raise a further £1.2m to construct two more community owned and managed turbines at Ballyclare, Co. Antrim and Newtownhamilton, Co. Armagh. The share offer is only open until 30th April, 2014.

Monday 10th February 2014

Drumlin Wind Turbine Generates First Kilowatt hours

Drumlin Wind Energy Co-operative’s New Wind Turbine Generates its First Renewable Electricity for Members

Wednesday 22nd January 2014

First Wind Turbine Now Generating.

3.5 yrs from initial discussions with the landowner near Pomeroy Co. Tyrone, the energy from NI's first community wind co-operative has started to flow. A day to celebrate!

Tuesday 24th December 2013

Cavanoneill Construction

Excellent news, first and second tower section was in place today 17th December. A short video has been posted of the construction.

Monday 28th October 2013

Social Enterprise NI Awards 2013

Drumlin won the Social Investment Deal at the Northern Ireland Social Enterprise Northern Ireland Awards 2013 last night so great trophy to display at AGM!