Wind Ventures buys three UK Acciona projects

UNITED KINGDOM: UK developer Wind Ventures has announced the acquisition of a significant portfolio of onshore wind projects from Acciona.

The new capacity includes the 32MW Auchencairn project in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, the 24MW Cemmaes III project in Powys, Wales and an 18MW Hirfynydd project in Neath Port Talbot, Wales.

The portfolio increases Wind Ventures' total capacity of projects in planning to over 100MW and increases its pipeline to over 400MW.