Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK


Renewable Energy in the UK.

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Wind Farms

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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 28,280.01 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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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: 2137 28280 550 13504 6536 788 6670 18697
Agreed / Building: 330 32987 140 24634 1649 127 1564 3099
Proposed: 689 21831 300 15540 2111 121 1339 4317
Total potential 3156 83098 990 53679 10296 1036 9573 26115
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes              
Refused: 199 5606 151 5000 421 39 483 1392
Total Sites Listed 3355 88704 1141 58680 10717 1075 10057 27507
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
  Lodge Farm Solar Farm 2.4 England PE28 3AZ Cambridgeshire 9 / 2015 8/26/2016  
  Cricket St Thomas Solar Farm 2 England TA20 4BU Somerset 4 / 2013 8/26/2016  
  Waltham Point Solar Farm 1.8 England EN9 3BZ Essex 2 / 2016 8/26/2016  
  Manton Manor Solar Farm 27 England DN21 4JT Humberside 0 / 0 8/26/2016  
  Lower Slade Solar Farm 3.8 England TQ7 2HE Devon 11 / 2015 8/26/2016  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
  Harburnhead Wind Farm 51.7 Scotland Lothian 10 / 2016 6/21/2016  
  AChruach Wind Farm 48.3 Scotland Argyllshire 6 / 2016 8/5/2016  
  Tower Hayes Farm Solar Farm 17.9 England LE67 9TJ Leicestershire 6 / 2016 8/5/2016  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Watch huge Kinmel Bay solar farm taking shape
Haymaker Energy secured planning permission to place thousands of solar panels on the Kinmel Estate last year after a public consultation exercise resulted in little local opposition.
Support For New Solar Farm In Manton
lans to build North Lincolnshire's second solar energy park on farmland near Kirton in Lindsey have been made public. The developer at Martifer Solar UK has earmarked Manor Farm at Manton to install thousands of photovoltaic panels.
Who’s building what and where
Erection of wind turbine (total height 38.5m) at Yonderton Farm, Hatton, for J&G Energy, per Grampian Design Associates, 116 Rosemount Place, Aberdeen
FMC Technologies opens 100m Dunfermline wind turbine
It is estimated the turbine could cut carbon emissions by over 2,000 tonnes per annum.
Plans on display for five-acre solar farm
The 2.5 megawatt proposal would be based across five acres of land at Yardwall Manor Farm, off Yardwall Road, and developers Hadstone Energy say they hope it save over 1,000 tonnes of carbon emissions every year.

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