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Are there any Feed-in Tariffs or grants for wind turbines available?

Yes, there are Feed-in Tariffs – see more details on Feed-in Tariffs for farm wind turbines, and other sources of income.

There are no national grant schemes for wind power systems, though there are sometimes regional grants for wind turbines available, particularly for funding community wind projects. The best way to find grants for wind turbines is to search on the internet and ask the Sustainability Officer at your Local Authority, or contact your local energy advice centre.

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Want to install a wind turbine?

If you are in the UK then take our Wind Site Self-Assessment - The first step to provide information we need to complete a Windpower Feasibility Study. It takes about 20 minutes to work through the basic checks, including:

  • Estimating wind speed
  • Checking proximity of nearby properties
  • Checking site access and approach roads
  • Investigating connection with the grid

If you are in the Republic of Ireland, or overseas, the first step is to Contact us to discuss your requirements and to complete a Windpower Feasibility Study.

Start the process here: Take the Wind Site Self-Assessment