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Ian Kelly

SUMMARY

Name: Ian Kelly
Location: Killinchy
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 67,993.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Down Rural Area Partnership
Duration: 08/10/2013-31/05/2014

PROJECT SUMMARY

To erect an 11kW wind turbine on a small holding of approximately 14 acres outside Killinchy

BACKGROUND

Ian Kelly owns a small holding of approximately 14 acres outside Killinchy. He identified a potential site on the farm to erect an 11kW wind turbine. The installation of the small wind turbine improved the profitability and viability of the existing farm business by diversifying into renewable energy production.

ACTIVITIES

DRAP funding enabled Ian Kelly to install a wind turbine on his small holding. The electricity generated is then sold to the National Grid.