Bunderhee Wind Farm

The Bunderhee wind turbines are located in the town of Bunde along highway A31. The wind farm consists of nine ENERCON E-70/E4 turbines with 2,300 kW capacity. They are are 98 feet tall and have a rotor diameter of 71 meters. The tower is constructed from reinforced concrete. The manufacturer guarantees a 98 percent turbine availability. Two of the wind turbines were funded and launched as “citizen windmills,” and successfully: based on the investment amount, asset growth was more than 300 percent over the lifetime. Participation was primarily open to the citizens of the community Bunde.

» Completion: 2006 » Number of turbines: 9 » Annual energy production: approx. 42.4 million kWh » Total investment: 25 million euros