Wind turbines 'effective for energy saving'


Standard energy rates will be capped from January 2019, but switching with us could save you as much as £482* on your annual energy bills.

in partnership with Banner uswitch

Looking to switch your business energy supplier? Click here

* Between 1 Jan 2018 and 30 Jun 2018, at least 10% of people who switched energy supplier for both gas & electricity with uSwitch saved £482 or more.

Wind turbines are one of the most cost-effective forms of alternative energy, according to leading industry experts.

British Eco-Energy said the success of the turbines can be down to the specifications of the site it is located on, but added the technology fits well with the UK climate and also the coastline and hills of the country.

Andrew Moore, managing director of British Eco-Energy, said a location with a good wind speed can turn wind turbines into "one of the most cost effective renewable energy solution".

He added: "The main advantage with them is that they work at night as well as the daytime and actually produce probably more energy during the winter when we need more energy than during the summer."

The recently-published committee on climate change report found that wind power could make a significant contribution to total global electricity generation.

It claimed it could create 30 per cent of electricity power in the UK by 2020.

Click here to run an energy price comparison, and see if you could be paying less for your gas and electricity.

Found this page interesting?

Help spread the word and share this page with your friends and family on your social networks.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more