Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK

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Renewable Energy in the UK.

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Wave & Tidal Energy

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Biomass

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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 26,954.24 MW

FIT Capacity, Feed in Tariffs: 4,405.43 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.

(Original Data REPD (Renewable Energy Planning Database / RESTATS) as a spreadsheet can be found on the .gov.uk website)
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Renewable Energy Project Totals and Capacity

Renewable Energy Totals (major Projects) All renewable energy Wind Solar
projects Capacity Projects Capacity Turbines Projects Capacity Acres
Active: 1914 26954 487 13170 6396 636 5770 17282
Agreed / Building: 346 32621 147 24500 1684 139 1686 3492
Proposed: 695 21891 304 15552 2120 123 1387 4339
Total potential 2955 81466 938 53223 10200 898 8844 25114
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes              
Refused: 198 5584 150 4984 421 39 477 1392
Total Sites Listed 3153 87050 1088 58208 10621 937 9322 26507
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Nissan Wind Farm 6.6 England SR5 3NS Tyne and Wear 11 / 2005 7/29/2016  
 1
  Nissan Wind Farm 6.6 England SR5 3NS Tyne and Wear 11 / 2005 7/29/2016  
 1
  Todmorden Moor Wind Farm 15 England Yorkshire 9 / 2014 7/29/2016  
 1
  Todmorden Moor Wind Farm 15 England Yorkshire 9 / 2014 7/29/2016  
 6
  Delabole closed Wind Farm 4 England Cornwall 0 / 1991 7/29/2016  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
 1
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
 1
  Harburnhead Wind Farm 51.7 Scotland Lothian 10 / 2016 6/21/2016  
 1
  Penmanshiel Wind Farm 30 Scotland TD11 3RT Borders 6 / 2016 6/22/2016  
 1
  Middle Balbeggie Wind Farm 4 Scotland Fife 6 / 2016 7/7/2016  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Backhill of Yonderton, Turriff
Backhill of Yonderton, near Turriff, is the location for a proposed wind cluster of 2 x 99.5m high wind turbines.
Sustainable Cheesemaking in the 21st Century
The installation of a 126m high wind turbine at our Garstang creamery makes Dewlay Cheese one of the first cheesemakers in the UK to be powered by wind energy, something we are very proud of.
Planning: Deeside giant solar park plan approved.
The 45 megawatt site will use over 94 hectares of prime agricultural land, the overall size is around 109 hectares – equivalent to 152 football pitches (according to Google)
Residents' fears over Usk mega solar farm scheme
Plans have been submitted for 32,400 panels, which would be installed on 40 acres of fields at Lower House Farm
Monmouthshire solar farm to be boosted by £350k funding
Since 2010 four solar farms have been approved in Monmouthshire. Three are near Usk on land at Llancayo Farm, at Lower House Farm, Kemys Commander and at Buckwell Farm, Pen Y Cae Mawr.

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