What is the London Array?

How the Londay array offshore wind farm provides power to the main land
The array provides clean energy to the UK power grid

The London Array – ( Solar Thermal Magazine)

Not far off the coast of England there are a group of 175 huge wind turbines that each tower 147 meters in height. This extreme height allows the wind turbines access to the strongest and most consistent winds in the area.

View straight up into an offshore wind turbine London Array

The scope of the London array offshore wind farm

The electricity produced is connected to shore by an undersea cable system where it is used in the city of London to add clean energy to the countries power grid. In this video you will learn about the London Array and see first hand the scope of this clean energy project.

The London Array Offshore wind energy farm Very tall offshore wind turbines in the London Array

About Gordon Smith
Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.