Lancaster University


Lancaster University


Single Wind Turbine

Details & Location

Single 1MW (100m to tip) Enercon wind turbine, located off the M6 at Lancaster University, Lancaster.


Consented in May 2011, operational November 2012.

Stephenson Halliday were pleased to assist the University of Lancaster with the landscape and visual report including cumulative and residential visual amenity assessments, in respect of a proposed wind turbine with a height of 100m to blade tip. The £5m wind turbine project was backed by a loan from the Higher Education Funding Council aimed at reducing carbon emissions and reducing energy costs. The project was approved by Lancaster City Council in April 2011 and the wind turbine became operational in 2012.

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