Planning for this windfarm began in the mid 2000s and the farm was co-developped with Nordex, until a local cooperative formed to buy the project. This windfarm was the first in the region to be owned 100% by local citizens.


Place: Saint George des Gardes / Trémentine / La Chapelle-Rousselin

Region: Maine et Loire (Frankreich)

5 windturbines: type N100 2,5MW

Maximum height: 150m

Power: 12,5 MW

Output: 23 GWh/year

Equivalent average households: ~ 9.200

Manufacturer: Nordex

Operator: local residents cooperative

Finished: 2016