Apr 20, 2023
We are pleased to announce that our third power generation project, the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant, has entered the project delivery phase. The project, located in Buckinghamshire, is a 49.9MW gas-fired power station and will be Terra Firma Energy’s largest power generation site to date. The company’s technical capabilities and planning expertise will be on full display as it connects the plant to the grid at 132,000V, the highest distribution voltage in the UK.
Terra Firma Energy’s successful delivery of a project of this size and complexity at such a high voltage will further establish the company’s position as an industry leader in the delivery of power generation projects. With the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant, Terra Firma Energy is demonstrating its commitment to sustainable energy solutions and providing reliable power to communities across the UK.
The Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant is an essential addition to the UK’s power infrastructure. As the demand for electricity continues to grow, the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant will play a crucial role in maintaining the stability of the grid, especially during times of peak demand. The project will not only help meet the UK’s energy needs but will also create local employment opportunities.
In addition to the impressive technical capabilities of the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant, Terra Firma Energy’s forward trading method is expected to increase the project’s profitability. The company’s approach to trading energy markets allows it to capitalize on market fluctuations and secure better prices for its energy products. Coupled with the run hour exemptions granted to sites during peak demand periods over the winter, the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant is well-positioned to exceed previously modelled profits.
In conclusion, the announcement of the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant’s project delivery phase is a significant milestone for Terra Firma Energy. The company’s technical expertise and forward-thinking approach to energy trading will enable the project to deliver reliable and sustainable power to the UK. With the increasing demand for electricity and the need for cleaner energy solutions, the Wingrave Gas Peaking Plant is a vital component of the UK’s energy infrastructure.