Wind Energy Power Plants in Finland
Hailuoto
Location: Finland
Operator: Vattenfall Sähköntuotanto Oy
Configuration: 2 X 300kW, 2 X 500 kW
Operation: 1993-1995
WTG supplier: Nordtank
Quick facts: Hailuoto Island is named after the Baltic herring (haili in Finnish) and its well-preserved fishing villages and lighthouse are now local tourist attractions.

Photograph courtesy of Vattenfall
Posted 10 Oct 2007

Honkajoki
Location: Finland
Operator: Taaleritehdas
Configuration: 9 X 2.4 MW N117
Operation: 2013
WTG supplier: Nordex
Quick facts: This is the first project of a Nordex frame contract signed with Taaleritehdas in Jun 2012 providing for the delivery of up to 111 turbines. Honkajoki is in a flat woodland region in southwest Finland. The towers are 120m tall. The project was completed ahead of schedule.

Photograph courtesy of Nordex
Posted 7 Aug 2013

Karusaari
Location: Finland
Operator: Pohjloan Voima Oy
Configuration: 3 X 1 MW WWD-1
Operation: 2003
WTG supplier: WinWind Oy
Quick facts: The turbines are on the breakwater offshore from the Kristiina thermal power plant.

Photograph courtesy of Pohjolan Voima Oy
Posted 18 Nov 2005

 

Repossaren
Location: Finland
Operator: Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy
Configuration: 8 X 1 MW, 1 X 2 MW, 1 X 3 MW
Operation: 1999-2007
WTG supplier: Bonus, WinWind
Quick facts: This wind farm was a joint development of nine Finnish power companies Helsingin Energia, Jyväskylän Energia, Lahti Energia, Lappeenrannan Energia, Pori Energia, Tampereen sähkölaitos, Turku Energia, Vantaan Energia and Viikinki Energia.

Photograph courtesy of Turku Energia
Posted 27 Jun 2009

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 08-Jan-2014

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