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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Wave & Tidal Energy

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Biomass

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Energy from Waste

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Growth in Renewables /
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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 31,086.48 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.

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(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:
Birmingham Grid for Learning
Cardiff University
Coventry University
Cranfield University
Edinburgh University
Imperial College London
RFL Communications Plc Schools Comms
South West Grid for Learning Trust Ltd.
Swansea University
The University of Bristol
University of Aberdeen
University of Aberdeen, UK
University of Cambridge
University of East Anglia
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Leeds
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
University of Sheffield
University of Southampton
University of St Andrews
University of Strathclyde
University of Warwick
University of York
Energy Industry:
Alstom Inc
Anesco Ltd Energy Services
CENTRICA-NET (fujitsu services)
Commissariat a lEnergie Atomique
DONG ENERGY OIL & GAS A/S
Ecotricity group ltd
EDF Energy
Electralink Ltd
ENERCON-NET
GAMESA-WIND FTIP003243787 Gamesa Wind UK Limited
GasTops GASTOPS-CA
Gazprom
Infinis Limited
ITPS-INET-NAREC
Lightsource Renewable Energy
MeteoGroup Nederland b.v.
NATIONAL GRID HOLDINGS ONE PLC
Nordex AG
Northern-Electric-Distribution
Nuon PLB Holding
Orange WBC Broadband A
Renewable Energy Systems Ltd
Repower Systems AG
RPS Group Plc
RWE IT GmbH
RWE NPower
Scottish Power PLC
Siemens AG
Siemens AG(2)
SONI Ltd
SSE Telecom low end network
STATKRAFT MARKETS GMBH
The British Wind Energy Association
The Innovation Centre Exeter (RegenSW)
THREE-SUN
UKPOWERNETWORKS, LONDON
VATTENFALL MPLS
Vestas Celtic Wind
VESTAS Wind Systems A/S
Local & National Govt:
Aberdeenshire CC
Carmarthenshire County Council
Cornwall County Council
DEFRA
Derwentside District Council
Devon County Council
Dumfries and Galloway Council
East Ayrshire Council
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Glasgow City Council
Hampshire County Council
Kent County Council
Milton Keynes District Council
Newport City Council
Norfolk County Council
North Ayrshire Council
Northern Ireland Civil Service
PARLIAMENTARY ICT
Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council
Scottish Borders Council
Scottish Executive
Scottish Police Authority
Surrey County Council
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Welsh Assembly Government
Welsh Government
Wiltshire Council
Worcestershire County Council
Other:
Church Road Network (2)
KPMG Peat Marwick
Tata Steel IJmuiden BV
ABB Schweiz AG
AINSCOUGH (Metals, Crane hire)
AINSCOUGH CRANE HIRE
Aon Group Limited
Arcus Ltd
Atkins Limited
Atos Origin
Barclays Capital
Barr Ltd - KA18 2RL
BBC
BIDWELLS-LLP
Bloomberg Financial Market
Blue Coat Systems Inc
Burgess-salmon
Cap Gemini UK Plc
Cape
Capital IQ Information Systems
CEMEX ESPANA S.A.
COLT Technology Services Group Limited
DanTransport
DASSAULT SYSTEMES
Ennstone Thistle Ltd
Environmental Scientifics Group Ltd
Facebook Ireland Ltd
Fisher German Hungerford
FORESTRY-COMMISSION
Heidelberger Cement AG
HSBC Bank plc
Infinity Developments Limited
IRONSIDE FARRAR
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
John Laing
Johnson & Johnson
Johnston Press Plc
KCOM Group PLC
Kingspan Group
Lloyds Banking Group PLC
Meteorological Office
NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE
National-Australia-Group
Opal Telecom DSL
Pauwels Trafo(531) Transformers
Pricewaterhouse Coopers Services Ltd
Regus Management Limited
Rolls-Royce plc
Romax Technology Ltd
Royal Geographical Society
RSA Insurance Group
SAS Global Communications Ltd
Schneider Automation, Inc.
Scottish TV-CENTRAL-LTD
TDC A/S
THALES Service
The Wildfowl & Wetland trust
Thomson Reuters U.S. LLC (TRU-11)
United Media Group Services Limited
United Technologies Research Center
W A Fairhurst & Partners
WSP-Group
Zoological Society of London

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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: 1870 31086 460 17419 6278 619 5654 17402
Agreed / Building: 348 32840 154 24754 1698 134 1652 3402
Proposed: 699 21954 307 15610 2121 124 1392 4339
Total potential 2917 85880 921 57783 10097 877 8699 25144
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes              
Refused: 199 5595 150 4984 421 40 488 1452
Total Sites Listed 3116 91475 1071 62768 10518 917 9187 26597
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 2
  Laurelhill Solar Farm 10 England BT66 7PN Co. Armagh 0 / 0 7/24/2016  
 1
  West Ditchen Solar Farm 5 England Cornwall 2 / 2016 7/24/2016  
 1
  West Ditchen Solar Farm 5 England Cornwall 2 / 2016 7/24/2016  
 1
  Hendre Fawr Solar Farm 11.6 Wales CF44 9RJ Glamorgan 3 / 2015 7/23/2016  
 1
  Bodmin Solar Farm 5.3 England PL31 2PF Cornwall 3 / 2015 7/23/2016  
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
  Middle Balbeggie Wind Farm 4 Scotland Fife 6 / 2016 7/7/2016  
 1
  Penmanshiel Wind Farm 30 Scotland TD11 3RT Borders 6 / 2016 6/22/2016  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Plans for 10MW community owned solar farm unveiled for North Tamerton in Cornwal
The planned 10MW solar farm, on land at Hornacott, West Ditchen, would provide enough clean, locally-sourced energy to power 3,010 households, whilst saving 5,130 tonnes of carbon emissions each year.
Two companies submit plans for new solar farms
A 9MW plant has been proposed for Gawcott Fields Farm by Harper Solar while Quainton-based Haymaker Energy has resubmitted plans for a 12MW farm Mount Mill in Wicken.
solar panels. solar panels. 16:01Tuesday 11 November 2014 0 HAVE YOUR SAY Plans
Developers Bowler Energy are seeking to build the 5mw farm on 11 hectares of land at Oakwood Farm, between Ledburn and Mentmore.
Sixty acre solar farm set to be approved in Summercourt Read more at http://www.
Elgin Energy EsCo Ltd has applied for planning permission to install a solar farm of up to 10MW on six fields at Burthy Farm.
Solar farm at Sidlesham up and running by March
Planning permission to build on the 54-acre site at Bakers Farm, off Selsey Road, was granted by Chichester District Council in October.

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