Harnessing Ireland’s Best Natural Resource in 2013

Welcome
We are a focused and target orientated business in the green energy sector. Our vision is to partner with national utilities to meet their renewable generation needs while also helping rural communities and local economies benefit from wind projects through new jobs, turbine location revenues, and preservation of our agricultural and natural heritage.
Welcome and thank you for taking the time to learn more about Tradewinds Energy.



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Athea Windfarm Project

Athea Wind Farms are located in County Limerick, approximately 10km to the north of Abbeyfeale. This includes Gate 1 , Gate 2 and Gate 3. This wind farm consists of 31 turbines distributed south-eastwards from the summit of Knocknathea across Knocknagornagh to Dromada mountain to give an installed capacity of 79mw (plus 28mw).



Members of Meitheal na Gaoithe
Irish Wind Farmers' Association











About Us
Tradewinds Energy develops large utility-scale wind energy projects on its own behalf and on behalf of utilities, cooperatives, and municipalities on the island of Ireland. We utilize a broad range of expertise to develop high-quality electric power generation facilities.


 


News

FEBRUARY 2013
Finalising planning application for 20 megawatt windfarm (plus 32mw extension) in Askeaton, County Limerick

JANUARY 2013
‘Accumulative Assessment’ being undertaken by UCC regarding suitability of turbines in Special Areas of Conservation (SAC’s) This covers the Knocknagornagh project.

NOVEMBER 2012
Athea site facility now extended to 150 megawatts over many different clusters of turbines.

JULY 2012
Tradewinds sale of 79 megawatts of Gate 1 & 2 (priority 1 & 2) to SSE  (Airtrcity Ltd).

APRIL 2012
Secure planning permission for Athea Windfarm extension. Total planning consents now at 110 megawatts




CO2 Emissions

Switching to wind power significantly reduces the amount of CO2 emissions released into our atmosphere.



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Clean Energy

We are committed to providing a clean energy source. The environment is important to us.

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Tradewinds Energy develops large utility-scale wind energy projects on its own behalf and on behalf of utilities, cooperatives, and municipalities on the island of Ireland.

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Tradewinds Energy Ltd.
Ballysimon House
Ballysimon,
County Limerick

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353 86 386 7888
Email david@tradewinds-energy.ie
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