RWE has confirmed it has awarded a contract to German turbine supplier Senvion to supply all 28 turbines to its 57.4MW Brechfa Forest West Wind Farm in Wales.

The wind farm, located in Carmarthenshire, was granted planning permission in March 2013.


The deal was first reported exclusively in subscriber-only newsletter reNEWS.

Each of the 2.05MW turbines will have a tip height of 145 metres.

Pre-construction tree clearance took place over the winter 2014/15 and was completed on 28 February 2015.

The project is currently working towards construction start this winter.

 Image: Senvion