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: 23,773.25 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: 1592 23773 375 5694 426 3590 13123
Agreed / Building: 259 26878 128 1520 72 940 3097
Proposed: 706 24912 315 1782 122 1218 4308
Total potential 2557 75563 818 8996 620 5749 20529
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes            
Refused: 169 4706 125 285 35 349 1236
Total Sites Listed 2726 80269 943 9281 655 6099 21765
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
  Barville Farm Wind Farm 1.5 England Kent 0 / 0 27/11/2015  
  Thornton Lane Wind Farm 1.5 England CT13 0ET Kent 0 / 0 27/11/2015  
  Braydon Manor Solar Farm 9.1 England SN5 0AG Wiltshire 0 / 0 26/11/2015  
  Chapel Farm Solar Farm 8 England SN26 8DD Wiltshire 0 / 0 26/11/2015  
  Wroughton Solar Farm 40 England Wiltshire 0 / 0 26/11/2015  
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  
  Walkers Wood Solar Farm 27 England DN22 8 Nottinghamshire 10 / 2015 04/11/2015  
  Awre Solar Farm 50 England GL14 1 EG Gloucestershire 10 / 2015 04/11/2015  
  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  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Energy Secretary Amber Rudd 'misled' MPs on renewables
The Energy Secretary Amber Rudd has been accused by Labour of misleading MPs about meeting mandatory EU energy targets on renewable power.
Warming set to breach 1C threshold
Global temperatures are set to rise more than one degree above pre-industrial levels according to the UK's Met Office.
Wentloog, Cardiff
This windmill has been up and running for a while now. It used to power a solar panel factory based at the Energy Centre.
A huge solar farm on more than 200 acres of farmland
London-based company Lightsource Renewable Energy is looking at building on Goosehall Farm and, if plans are submitted and approved, said the farm would produce enough electricity to power 12,000 homes a year .
Solarcentury wins approval for 28 MW solar farm in UK Read more: http://www.pv-
The Walkers Wood Solar Farm represents the largest PV installation to date for the U.K. solar company and its land and property consultancy partner, Savills.

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