Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK


Renewable Energy in the UK

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Growth in Renewables /
Project List by Date

Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 23,544.15 MW

FIT Capacity, Feed in Tariffs: 3,536.17 MW

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Renewable Energy Project Totals and Capacity

Renewable Energy Totals (major Projects) All renewable energy Wind Solar
projects Capacity Projects Turbines Projects Capacity Acres
Active: 1585 23544 374 5630 420 3353 12567
Agreed / Building: 248 26691 125 1506 64 833 2877
Proposed: 700 24233 318 1757 115 1059 4223
Total potential 2533 74468 817 8893 599 5246 19668
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes            
Refused: 166 4678 121 280 36 359 1286
Total Sites Listed 2699 79146 938 9173 635 5605 20954
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
  RANSOM WOOD Solar Farm 0.54 England NG21 0HJ Nottinghamshire 0 / 0 28/08/2015  
  Woodwalton 0 England PE28 5YJ Lincolnshire 3 / 2014 28/08/2015  
  Abbey Farm Solar Farm 9 England PE28 5YJ Cambridgeshire 3 / 2014 28/08/2015  
  Aldi Darlington Solar Farm 0.8 England DL3 0UW Yorkshire 3 / 2014 25/08/2015  
  Blaenporth Solar Farm 7.2 Wales Dyfed 0 / 0 25/08/2015  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
  Caddington Solar Farm 3 England LU1 4AJ Bedfordshire 12 / 2015 03/07/2015  
  Wilton Solar Farm 9.8 England PL12 5BX Cornwall 6 / 2015 30/07/2015  
  Humber Gateway Wind Farm 219 England Humberside 5 / 2015 30/07/2015  
  Barr Farm Solar Farm 1.3 England WV10 7BN Staffordshire 4 / 2015 15/06/2015  
  Verwood Solar Farm 14.6 England BH31 6JA Dorset 4 / 2015 24/06/2015  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Blaenau Gwent council wins solar farm legal wrangle
BLAENAU Gwent Council has been awarded 5,500 after the High Court ruled in its favour over a decision to grant planning permission for a 14MW solar farm in Abertillery in November last year
Plans submitted for a second solar farm at Mansfield Woodhouse
A planning application for a solar energy farm on 11.62 hectares of farmland to the east of Littlewood Lane has been received by Mansfield District Council.
Huge solar farm planned for Mansfield Woodhouse
Plans have been submitted to build it on land off Debdale Lane, close to Burlington Drive and Oxclose Wood. If given planning permission, it would mean the construction of more than 20,000 photovoltaic panels.
Plans for 40,000 panel solar farm near Sawtry approved (Abbey Farm)
A proposal from Reading-based Solar WW Ltd to put about 40,000 panels on farmland off Double Bank Lane, Woodwalton, near Sawtry was approved by planners.
ESCO sells 23.5MW portfolio of UK PV projects to Gamma and SunEdison
Chisbon Solar Farm Ltd, a 12MW PV project scheduled to be built near Clacton-on-Sea, was acquired by Gamma. Construction is slated to begin within the next few months.

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