Loscar Wind Farm, located near Harthill, Yorkshire, began generating clean energy in 2010.

The three Acciona turbines, measuring 95m to tip, have a total generating capacity of 4.5MW.

A community fund has been established with the South Yorkshire Community Foundation, with over £170,000 available over the lifetime of the wind farm to local good causes.



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A community fund was established with the South Yorkshire Community Foundation in 2010 to help fund worthwhile projects in our host and neighbouring parishes.

The Loscar Wind Farm Community Fund has two elements: a distribution fund with £6,300 available per year, and a grassroots endowment fund worth over £100,000 with the interest available to good causes local to the wind farm. One successful applicant, Harthill Preschool, was able to invest in new audio technology to give children a head-start with…

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