Meroicinha Wind Farm, with 9 MW, began its operations (PTO) in 2004. It is located in Vila Real and is held by HidromarĂ£o - Sociedade Produtora de Energia, S.A.

Installed Capacity


No. of turbines


Turbine type

Vestas V80 and Vestas V90

Hub height


Blade length

40m and 45m

Expected P50 energy yield


Annual house-hold power equivalent

7,154 homes*

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*Based on the Installed Capacity x Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) "all wind" load factor expressed as a fraction of 1^ x number of hours in a year (8,760 hours) / Average Annual Domestic Electricity Consumption (MWh)^^

^BEIS's long-term average load factor for "all wind" (31.84%) expressed as a fraction of 1 (0.3184). Source for capacity factors is Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics (DUKES) published annually by BEIS.

^^Annual GB Average Domestic Consumption Values from BEIS (3,509kWh).

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