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Annual report

Last updated: 27 March 2014

The Annual Report combines the information submitted by developers and operators for the previous calendar year and highlights the total benefits to Wales. It does not include the information provided by communities.

View report by all projects

This view allows you to see the total benefits to Wales from all projects that have been registered with us. The Register contains onshore wind projects that have been submitted to us by developers and operators. These projects are a guide to onshore wind developments in Wales, not a complete list.

Total economic benefits

  • Year
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £25,598,309
  • Contract value
  • N/A
  • Welsh local multiplier
  • N/A
  • The Welsh local multiplier shows the relative impact of this contract on Wales. For every £1 spent on this contract, the following amount of money has been reinvested in the Welsh economy.
  • Direct investment
  • N/A
  • This is the value of the contract if going to a Welsh-based contractor
  • Revenue to businesses based in Wales
  • N/A
  • This is how much the contractor spent with businesses based in Wales
  • Income to people living in Wales
  • N/A
  • This is how much ...
  • Contribution to SMEs based in Wales
  • N/A
  • This is how much the contractor spent on SMEs based in Wales
  • Apprenticeships
  • N/A
  • This is the number of apprenticeships started and completed due to this contract
  • Apprenticeship weeks
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of Apprenticeship weeks completed as part of this contract
  • Traineeships
  • N/A
  • This is the number of traineeships started and completed due to this contract
  • Traineeship weeks
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of Traineeship weeks completed as part of this contractr
  • Work experiences or internships
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of work experiences/internships completed as part of this contract
  • Work experience
  • N/A
  • Graduate placements
  • N/A
  • Work trials
  • N/A
  • Work experience weeks
  • N/A
  • NVQ weeks
  • N/A
  • Other
  • N/A
  • 2014
  • £44,400,147
  • Contract value
  • 213,583,865
  • Welsh local multiplier
  • N/A
  • The Welsh local multiplier shows the relative impact of this contract on Wales. For every £1 spent on this contract, the following amount of money has been reinvested in the Welsh economy.
  • Direct investment
  • N/A
  • This is the value of the contract if going to a Welsh-based contractor
  • Revenue to businesses based in Wales
  • 9,353,873
  • This is how much the contractor spent with businesses based in Wales
  • Income to people living in Wales
  • 36,837
  • This is how much ...
  • Contribution to SMEs based in Wales
  • 489,373
  • This is how much the contractor spent on SMEs based in Wales
  • Apprenticeships
  • N/A
  • This is the number of apprenticeships started and completed due to this contract
  • Apprenticeship weeks
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of Apprenticeship weeks completed as part of this contract
  • Traineeships
  • N/A
  • This is the number of traineeships started and completed due to this contract
  • Traineeship weeks
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of Traineeship weeks completed as part of this contractr
  • Work experiences or internships
  • N/A
  • This is the total number of work experiences/internships completed as part of this contract
  • Work experience
  • N/A
  • Graduate placements
  • N/A
  • Work trials
  • N/A
  • Work experience weeks
  • N/A
  • NVQ weeks
  • N/A
  • Other
  • 8,700
  • 2015
  • £0

Total community benefits

  • Year
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £1,106,583
  • Environmental Improvements
  • £0
  • Infrastructural Improvements
  • £0
  • Leisure/Tourism
  • £3,200
  • Heritage/Culture
  • £1,500
  • Education/Skills/Training
  • £900
  • Employment/Local Businesses
  • £0
  • Community Groups/Buildings and Services
  • £6,250
  • Renewable Energy
  • £0
  • Energy Efficiency/Reducing Fuel Bills
  • £0
  • Tackling Poverty
  • £0
  • Unknown
  • £1,094,733
  • 2014
  • £121,155
  • Environmental Improvements
  • £0
  • Infrastructural Improvements
  • £0
  • Leisure/Tourism
  • £2,000
  • Heritage/Culture
  • £13,076
  • Education/Skills/Training
  • £3,300
  • Employment/Local Businesses
  • £0
  • Community Groups/Buildings and Services
  • £7,000
  • Renewable Energy
  • £0
  • Energy Efficiency/Reducing Fuel Bills
  • £0
  • Tackling Poverty
  • £34,779
  • Unknown
  • £61,000
  • 2015
  • £0

Total economic benefits exported

  • Year
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £26,145,467
  • 2014
  • £9,113,451
  • 2015
  • £0
  • £106,485,112
  • total
  • Include exported benefits

Statement Regarding Unaudited Financial Information
Please note that the unaudited financial information set forth above is provided for general information only. The Welsh Government has not subjected this financial information to any formal audit procedures.

View report by local authorities

This view allows you to see all projects submitted in a particular local authority area. Some projects may cover more than one local authority area, but for reporting they are listed by their registered address only.

Per local authority

  • Local authority
  • Number of projects
  • Amount
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Off-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Off-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £802,895
  • £0
  • £142,753
  • £945,648
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £802,895
  • £0
  • £142,753
  • £945,648
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • 2015
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £390,500
  • £987,170
  • £13,000
  • £1,390,670
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £390,500
  • £987,170
  • £13,000
  • £1,390,670
  • 2014
  • £504,500
  • £0
  • £85,000
  • £589,500
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £504,500
  • £0
  • £85,000
  • £589,500
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £58,500
  • £0
  • £58,500
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £58,500
  • £0
  • £58,500
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • 2014
  • £15,000
  • £0
  • £210,000
  • £225,000
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £15,000
  • £0
  • £210,000
  • £225,000
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Off-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Off-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £645,725
  • £53,474
  • £263,905
  • £963,104
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £645,725
  • £53,474
  • £263,905
  • £963,104
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £727,189
  • £65,939
  • £1,215,809
  • £2,008,937
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £727,189
  • £65,939
  • £1,215,809
  • £2,008,937
  • 2014
  • £880,647
  • £0
  • £1,218,451
  • £2,099,098
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £880,647
  • £0
  • £1,218,451
  • £2,099,098
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £23,032,000
  • £0
  • £24,510,000
  • £47,542,000
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £23,032,000
  • £0
  • £24,510,000
  • £47,542,000
  • 2014
  • £43,000,000
  • £2,500
  • £7,600,000
  • £50,602,500
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £43,000,000
  • £2,500
  • £7,600,000
  • £50,602,500
  • Year
  • Economic benefits
  • Community benefits
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • On-shore wind energy
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Solar energy
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • £106,485,112
  • total
  • Include exported benefits

Statement Regarding Unaudited Financial Information
Please note that the unaudited financial information set forth above is provided for general information only. The Welsh Government has not subjected this financial information to any formal audit procedures.

View report by energy types

Per energy type

  • Energy type
  • Number of projects
  • Amount
  • Year
  • For Wales
  • Community
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £25,598,309
  • £1,106,583
  • £26,145,467
  • £52,850,359
  • 2014
  • £44,400,147
  • £61,000
  • £9,113,451
  • £53,574,598
  • 2015
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • Year
  • For Wales
  • Community
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2013
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • £0
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • £0
  • £53,155
  • Year
  • For Wales
  • Community
  • Exported
  • Amount
  • 2014
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • £0
  • £7,000
  • £106,485,112
  • total
  • Include exported benefits

Statement Regarding Unaudited Financial Information
Please note that the unaudited financial information set forth above is provided for general information only. The Welsh Government has not subjected this financial information to any formal audit procedures.