Kingspan KW6

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Kingspan KW6 Figures MCS – TUV0008
Wind speed (m/s @10m abgl) 5.5 6.0
Annual output (approx) 7,500 13,000
Annual income (50% export/benefit) £495 £858
FiT @ 28p/unit (RPI adjusted) £2,100 £3,640
Gross annual income £2,595 £4,498
Maintenance £350 £350
Estimated insurance (annual) £350 £350
Net annual income £1,895 £3,798
Turbine cost (excl ground works) £27,800 £27,800
Budget groundworks cost £3,800 £3,800
Total projects costs (excl VAT) £31,600 £31,600
Kingspan KW6 Facts
Tower height to hub 15 m
Warranty 5 yrs
Design Life 25 yrs
Rotor diameter 5.5 m
Wind swept area 24.0
Cut in speed 3.5 m/s
Cut out speed None m/s
Rated RPM 200 RPM
Head weight 600 kg
Tower weight 656 kg
Noise @ 5m/s 45 dBA
Noise @ 20m/s TBD dBA
Supply type 1ø / 3ø
Foundation dimensions (max) 3.8 x 3.8 x 1.0 m
Foundation concrete (approx) 10.0
Winch foundation size 2.0 x 1.5 x 0.8 m
Winch concrete requirement 2.4
Total concrete requirement 12.4

The performance of a wind turbine system is impossible to predict with any certainty due to the variability in the wind from location to location and from year to year. Any estimates are given as guidance only and should not be considered as a guarantee

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