Swinford Wind Farm
Swinford Wind Farm is an 11 turbine onshore project located in Leicestershire.
The community fund is run by the Eight Parishes CIC. They administer the annual grant of £44,000 from Vattenfall for the benefit of the local community. Find out more about their work, and some of the projects that have been supported with the funding.
The wind farm has been operating since 2012 with 50% of the spend from construction going to UK companies.
Overview of Swinford Wind Farm
During construction, Vattenfall ran a youth project with the Rural Youth Voice Project to involve young people in the development of the project and the community fund.
Average annual homes equivalent
Red line boundary map
This red line boundary map shows the area we are looking at developing.