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Operations Stage

The operational stage of a wind farm covers the20-25 year lifetime of the wind farm. It involves the management of a wind farm, maintenance contracts, turbine contracts and end-of-warranty periods. It also involves compliance with investors, the national grid, environment and health & safety.


Eirgrid – Irish Transmission System Operator – Operations Section

This contains information on metering, wind generation and forecasts, ancillary services and grid codes.


Single Electricity Market of Ireland –

Registration is required for access to market data, including transmission and distribution loss adjustment factors, unit information.



Below are links to the Gael Force Wind Energy Brochure and an article on Operations Management published in the Engineers Ireland Journal in June 2010.