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Wednesday 14th October 2015

Drumlin and NICE Open Day

The Drumlin and NICE open day at the Parkgate turbine in September 2015 went fantastically well, the sun was shining and there was enough wind to turn the turbine!

Thursday 17th September 2015

Ballyrobert Rd, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim Turbine Commissioned

All six of our wind turbines are now generating. Ballyrobert Rd, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim - our last wind turbine was commissioned last week.

Wednesday 8th April 2015

Cavanakill Turbine

The Cavanakill Turbine has now been erected - it is expected to be generating by the end of May 2015.

Tuesday 31st March 2015

Cavanakill Turbine Arrives

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.