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Renewable Energy in the UK

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Wind Farms

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Solar Power

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Hydro power

Wave and tidal energy

Wave & Tidal Energy

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Biomass

energy from waste

Energy from Waste

Combined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power CHP

Growth in Renewables /
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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 34,221.12 MW

FIT Capacity, Feed in Tariffs: 4,671.05 MW

Other Renewable Energy Resources

Wind map of the UK, 5 day forecast.
OFGEM : Feed in Tariff map
Renewables by County:
Wind Farm generation forecast.

Download of OFGEM Data. (Original Data as a downloadable csv etc can be found on the OFGEM website

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DECC: Access DECC REPD RESTATS Data.

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Who's used Renewables Map this last 7 days
Education:
University of Liverpool
Birmingham Grid for Learning
Bishop Burton College
Blackpool and the Fylde College
Brunel University Network
Cardiff University
Coventry University
Cranfield University
Delft University of Technology Network
Edinburgh Napier University
Edinburgh University
Glasgow Caledonian University
Heriot-Watt University
Kingston University
Lancaster University
Liverpool John Moores University
Loughborough University
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Moulton College
Oxford Brookes University
Peter Symonds College
Queens University Belfast
Royal Agricultural College
South West College
South West Grid for Learning Trust Ltd.
The Bloomsbury Computing Consortium
The University of Manchester
The University of Nottingham
The University of Plymouth
The University of Reading
University College Falmouth
University of Aberdeen
University of Bath
University of Cambridge
University of Durham
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Keele
University of Leeds
University of Lincoln
University of Liverpool
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
University of Northumbria at Newcastle
University of Sheffield
University of Southampton
University of St Andrews
University of Stirling
University of Strathclyde
University of the Highlands and Islands
University of Wales Bangor
YHGfL Foundation Yorkshire & Humber Grid
Energy Industry:
Acciona SA
British Energy Group plc
British Solar Renewables Ltd
CENTRICA-NET
Commissariat a lEnergie Atomique
EDF Energy
Eggborough Power Station
Electralink Ltd
ENERCON-NET
GasTops GASTOPS-CA
GDF SUEZ ENERGY UK LIMITED
Global Energy Group
Green Power Technologies S.L.
Gruppo Falck Spa
Lightsource Renewable Energy
Low Carbon Ltd
NATIONAL GRID HOLDINGS ONE PLC
National Renewable Energy Centre (Narec)
Nordex AG
NORTHERN-ELECTRIC-CI
Northern-Electric-Distribution
Nuon PLB Holding
Orange WBC Broadband A
Renewable Energy Systems Ltd
Repower Systems AG
RWE NPower
Scottish Power PLC
Siemens AG
SONI Ltd
Spencer Ogden Ltd (Energy Recruitment)
SSE Telecom low end network
Standardkessel Baumgarte Holding GmbH
STATKRAFT MARKETS GMBH
STATOIL
The Innovation Centre Exeter (RegenSW)
UKPOWERNETWORKS, LONDON
VATTENFALL MPLS
VATTENFALL-NET
Vestas Celtic Wind
Vestas Technology UK Limited
VESTAS Wind Systems A/S
Local & National Govt:
South Lanarkshire Council
The City of Edinburgh Council
Bridgend County Borough Council
Carmarthenshire County Council
Ceredigion County Council
CITY-OF-YORK
Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar / Western Isles Island C
Cornwall County Council
DEFRA
Derwentside District Council
DerwentsideDC
Dumfries and Galloway Council
East Dunbartonshire Council
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Falkirk Council
Fife Council
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Glasgow City Council
Gwynedd County Council
Highland Council (schools)
Houses of Parliament
Kent County Council
Lancashire County Council
Newport City Council
North Ayrshire Council
Northern Ireland Civil Service
Pembrokeshire County Council
Perth & Kinross Council
Powys County Council
Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council
Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts
Scottish Borders Council
South Ayrshire Council
The Crown Estate
The Highland Council
Welsh Government
Wiltshire Council
Other:
KPMG Peat Marwick
Manchester Science Park
R J Mcleod Contractors Ltd
Tata Steel IJmuiden BV
AINSCOUGH (Metals, Crane hire)
Allianz Managed Operations & Services SE
Arc Monitoring (CCTV etc)
Atkins Limited
Atos Origin
AXIS-PED-LTD
Babcock
Barclays Capital
BBC
Bloomberg Financial Market
Burgess-salmon
Cap Gemini UK Plc
Cape
CEMEX ESPANA S.A.
DASSAULT SYSTEMES
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Ennstone Thistle Ltd
Facebook Ireland Ltd
Fujitsu Services
Gleeds Technology Ltd- HO
I & H Brown
IRONSIDE FARRAR
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group Plc
John Laing
KCOM Group PLC
KK Electronic A/S
Lloyds Banking Group PLC
Mazda North American Operations
Meteorological Office
Morgan Sindall
National Air Traffic Service
National-Australia-Group
Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale
Opal Telecom DSL
Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co.
Pricewaterhouse Coopers Services Ltd
QUARTZELEC-LTD
RSA Insurance Group
SASEUROPE-NET-3IP0
Schneider Automation, Inc.
Science Technology Facilities Council
SOUTH-EAST-WATER-SNODLAND
TDC A/S
The Co-operative Group Limited
TUV SUD Product Service Ltd
United Media Group Services Limited
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE UPS
Waste Recycle
WSP-Group

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Renewable Energy Project Totals and Capacity

Renewable Energy Totals (major Projects) All renewable energy Hydro Waste Wind Solar
projects Capacity Projects Capacity Projects Capacity Projects Capacity Turbines Projects Capacity
Active: 2653 34221 91 3902 318 1621 718 17389 6878 988 7660
Agreed / Building: 371 32903 5 16 22 435 144 24272 1857 140 1612
Proposed: 682 20900 49 1225 56 467 298 15012 2173 191 1558
Total potential 3706 88024 145 5143 396 2524 1160 56674 10908 1319 10832
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes                    
Refused: 225 7291 0 0 3 47 167 6483 521 48 678
Total Sites Listed 3931 95315 145 5143 399 2572 1327 63157 11429 1367 11511
    Stumble It!

Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Pluckley 1 England TN27 0RH Kent 1 / 2002 2/20/2017  
 1
  Highfields 1.03 England WS9 9AH West Midlands 9 / 2012 2/20/2017  
 1
  Chapmans Well 1 England Co. Durham 1 / 2003 2/20/2017  
 1
  Barkip 1.15 Scotland KA24 4JJ Ayrshire 10 / 2004 2/20/2017  
 1
  Whiteparish 1.06 England SP5 2QE Wiltshire 1 / 2004 2/20/2017  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Hare Hill Wind Farm 13 Scotland Ayrshire 1 / 2017 9/4/2016  
 1
  Hare Hill Wind Farm 13 Scotland Ayrshire 1 / 2017 9/4/2016  
 1
  Newstead and Annesley Wind Farm 1.5 England NG15 0BT Nottinghamshire 1 / 2017 2/9/2017  
 1
  Pen y Cymoedd Wind Farm 228 Wales CF42 5SX Mid Glamorgan 12 / 2016 2/7/2017  
 1
  Mynydd Y Gwrhyd Wind Farm 4.7 Wales SA8 4TA West Glamorgan 12 / 2016 2/11/2017  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
SSE to start construction on delayed Glasa hydro-electric scheme in Scotland
SSE has announced it will start construction on the 7.5MW Glasa hydro-electric scheme near Ardross, Ross-Shire in Scotland, by the end the year.
Glasa Hydroelectric Scheme
ASH was appointed as project environmental advisors by SSE for the Glasa Hydroelectric Scheme
30m Glasa hydro energy plant given green light
(2013) Construction of the Glasa scheme on the Kildermorie Estate near Ardross in Ross-shire will start in late summer this year.
Bentinck landfill debate
Proposals have been submitted by the waste management company, the Waste Recycling Group, for part of the old Bentinck colliery site
Residents keep fighting Bentinck landfill plans
The planning application for filling the void with around 4m cubic metres of waste over 10-12 years is expected to be decided this summer after being submitted in October 2006.

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