The Midlands attracts a number of onshore
developers and the companies which service
them, with a particular expertise in the manufacture
and planning of small and medium wind turbines.
There are a number of companies which provide
supply chain components in the area. There are
more than 360 megawatts operational in the
area, and total economic benefits are estimated at
around £500 million over the projects’ lifetime.
Onshore wind in the Midlands provides enough
power for nearly 200,000 British homes.