Company Strategy

The Offer

The Company's aim is to provide investors with a sustainable annual dividend per ordinary share (6.16p for 2014) that increases in line with RPI inflation while preserving the portfolio's capital value in the long term, on a real basis, through reinvestment of excess cashflow and the prudent use of portfolio leverage.



About Us

The Company owns a portfolio of interests in sixteen wind farms comprising a net capacity of 271.5MW. 


Latest news 

23 September 2014 

Greencoat UK Wind Announces Proposed Equity Capital Raise   

Greencoat UK Wind plc ("Greencoat UK Wind" or the "Company"), the leading UK premium listed renewable infrastructure fund invested solely in operational UK wind farms, today announces a proposed equity capital raise, in line with its stated strategy. The proposed target issue of £100 million will be used to refinance the Company’s existing bank facility, which has been drawn down to fund Greencoat UK Wind’s recent acquisitions.  

20 August 2014 

Greencoat UK Wind PLC: Acquisition of four wind farms from AES   

The Company has agreed to acquire a 51.6% stake in Sixpenny Wood, Yelvertoft, North Rhins and Drone Hill Wind Farms from subsidiaries of The AES Corporation for a total consideration of £90.6 million. Tim Ingram, Chairman, said "We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Sixpenny Wood, Yelvertoft, North Rhins and Drone Hill Wind Farms from AES and to increase our investment portfolio to 16 UK wind farms with net generating capacity of 271.5MW. AES is the fifth seller of wind farms to UKW, a testament to the Company’s independence and to its ability to be selective in its acquisitions.”