UK's first subsidy-free wind farm gains financial backing

The Withernwick II extension project will be the first wind farm to be built without government subsidies

Wind turbine
First subsidy-free wind farm in sights for UK

A wind farm in Yorkshire has been given the green light by financial backers, marking the first time an onshore wind project will be built without government subsidies.

The Withernwick II extension project has secured a long-term financial contract with a leading supplier, known as a power purchase agreement (PPA), to bring the project to fruition.

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