Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK

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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

biomass

Biomass

energy from waste

Energy from Waste

Combined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power CHP

Growth in Renewables /
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DECC and their RESTATS map. You couldn’t make it up


Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 29,206.45 MW

FIT Capacity, Feed in Tariffs: 4,030.38 MW

Other Renewable Energy Resources

Wind map of the UK, 5 day forecast.

OFGEM : Feed in Tariff map

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.

(Original Data REPD (Renewable Energy Planning Database / RESTATS) as a spreadsheet can be found on the .gov.uk website)
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Who's used Renewables Map this last 7 days
Education:
ESSEX-SCHOOLS
University of Central Lancashire
Ayr College
Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden)
Cheltenham and Gloucester College of Higher Educat
City of Bath College
Coventry University
Cranfield University
Edinburgh University
Furness College
Glasgow Caledonian University
Harper Adams University College
Heriot-Watt University
Imperial College London
John Leggott Sixth Form College
Kingston University
London Grid for Learning Trust
Merthyr Tydfil College of FE
Mid-Kent College
South West Grid for Learning Trust Ltd.
Suffolk School NATs
Swansea Institute of Higher Education
The University of Birmingham
The University of Nottingham
The University of Plymouth
The University of Reading
University College Dublin
University College Falmouth
University of Bath
University of Brighton
University of East Anglia
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Keele
University of Leeds
University of Leicester
University of Southampton
University of St Andrews
University of Strathclyde
University of Sussex
University of the Highlands and Islands
University of The West Of Scotland
University of Wales Bangor
University of Warwick
University of York
YHGfL Foundation Yorkshire & Humber Grid
Energy Industry:
Alstom Inc
Anesco Ltd Energy Services
British Solar Renewables Ltd
CENTRICA-NET
DONG ENERGY OIL & GAS A/S
EDF Energy
Eggborough Power Station
ELEMENT-POWER-LIMITED
ENERCON-NET
Exxon Mobil Corporation (EMC-55)
Falck Renewables Limited
Friends of the Earth
Gaz De France Ltd
Green Cat Renewables Ltd
Infinis Limited
Lakeside Energy From Waste Ltd
Lightsource Renewable Energy
NATIONAL GRID HOLDINGS ONE PLC
Nuon PLB Holding
Orange WBC Broadband A
Repower Systems AG
RPS Group Plc
RWE IT GmbH
RWE NPower
SCHLUND-CUSTOMERS 1&1 Internet AG
Scottish Power PLC
Siemens AG
Siemens AG(2)
Siemens WindPower
SMA Solar Technology AG
SSE Telecom low end network
STATOIL
Swedish State Power Board (Vattenfall)
The British Wind Energy Association
The Innovation Centre Exeter (RegenSW)
UKPOWERNETWORKS, LONDON
United Utilities
Vestas Celtic Wind
VESTAS Wind Systems A/S
Local & National Govt:
East Renfrewshire Council
Aberdeenshire CC
Aberdeenshire Council
Bridgend County Borough Council
Cardiff County Council
Carmarthenshire County Council
Ceredigion County Council
Cornwall County Council
Derwentside District Council
DerwentsideDC
Dumfries and Galloway Council
East Ayrshire Council
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Fife Council
FTIP003267981 Kent
Glasgow City Council
Hampshire County Council
Kent County Council
Lancashire County Council
London Borough Of Havering
Neath Porttalbot County Borough Council
Northern Ireland Civil Service
Perth & Kinross Council
Powys County Council
Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council
Scottish Police Authority
St Edmundsbury Borough Council
Tewkesbury Borough Council
The City & County of Swansea
Warwickshire County Council
Welsh Government
Other:
BNP Paribas
KPMG Peat Marwick
Tata Steel IJmuiden BV
AINSCOUGH (Metals, Crane hire)
Aon Group Limited
Aquila Capital Concepts GmbH
Arcus Ltd
Atkins Limited
Atos Origin
Axis P.E.D. LTD
BBC
Bloomberg Financial Market
Blue Coat Systems Inc
BRE Group Ltd
Burgess-salmon
Crummock Scotland Limited
DACHSER
DASSAULT SYSTEMES
Environmental Scientifics Group Ltd
Facebook Ireland Ltd
FINNING LTD
Fisher German Hungerford
FORESTRY-COMMISSION
Harworth Estates Ltd
Iggesund Paperboard (Workington) Ltd
Infinity Developments Limited
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
KCOM Group PLC
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Lloyds Banking Group PLC
NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE
NATS Preswick
Newcastle International Airport Ltd
Norwich Union Insurance Limited
Opal Telecom DSL
Parkwood Holdings Plc
QinetiQ
QUARTZELEC-LTD
Renault SAS
Rolls-Royce plc
RSA Insurance Group
Schneider Automation, Inc.
Science Technology Facilities Council
Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd
TDC A/S
TUV SUD Product Service Ltd
United Media Group Services Limited
United Technologies Research Center
W A Fairhurst & Partners

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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: 1678 29206 388 5951 499 4352 14747
Agreed / Building: 307 30745 135 1477 111 1601 4606
Proposed: 684 22528 296 1792 119 1221 4168
Total potential 2669 82479 819 9220 729 7176 23521
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes            
Refused: 177 4968 132 295 36 363 1256
Total Sites Listed 2846 87447 951 9515 765 7539 24778
    Stumble It!

Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 2
  Sypsies Farm Solar Farm 5 England KY10 3XA Fife 0 / 0 02/05/2016  
 1
  Actrees Farm Solar Farm 5 England GL13 9PP Gloucestershire 3 / 2006 02/05/2016  
 1
  Wadebridge Solar Farm 4.4 England PL27 6HX Cornwall 3 / 2013 28/04/2016  
 4
  Asfordby Wind Farm 20.7 England Leicestershire 0 / 0 25/04/2016  
 3
  Garleffan Wind Farm 21.6 Scotland Strathclyde 0 / 0 25/04/2016  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Queen Elizabeth Solar Farm 6.3 England KT12 2YE London 3 / 2016 27/03/2016  
 1
  Eveley Solar Farm 49 England SO20 6SA Hampshire 3 / 2016 27/03/2016  
 1
  Eveley Solar Farm 49 England SO20 6SA Hampshire 3 / 2016 27/03/2016  
 1
  Wryde Croft Wind Farm 26 England PE6 0SZ Cambridgeshire 2 / 2016 25/03/2016  
 1
  Playters Solar Farm 8.6 England NR34 7TN Suffolk 2 / 2016 16/04/2016  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Sypsies Farm
Planning
Homes across Fife could soon be powered by the sun,
At both Crail (Sypsies Farm) and Cameron, early plans show that solar farms could be created with up 22,000 panels each farm capable of powering 1,650 homes.
Actrees Farm
Planning Application : Cables
Temporis Arranges £82.7m Financing for Blue Energy
Temporis has arranged an £82.7m project finance loan for Blue Energy’s 52.9MW Blackcraig wind farm, with funds being provided by the Green Investment Bank and KKR via the lending programme Temporis manages for them.
Srondoire Wind Farm becomes first project on Temporis’ lending platform
Srondoire wind farm has become the first project on the Temporis lending platform, funded by KKR and the UK Green Investment Bank.

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