Location in the UK : England, Lanage Farm Near Plymouth Latitude /Longitude: 50.3 / -4.1(rounded) Type of installation: Solar on/offshore: on Solar Panels :21252 Capacity : 5 MW Technology : Solar PV Acreage:25 or approx Hectares : 10 Approx Date of 1st power generation: Jluy 2011
With more than 21,000 solar panels, the £15 million site, based at Langage Energy Park in Plympton is capable of generating 5MW of energy, which Yorkshire-based power-project developer, Carlton Power, has already begun exporting to the National Grid.
The solar park was constructed over a three month period by the UK subsidiary of German company Gehrlicher Solar AG, with the support of groundworks contractors Landscape Matters which is based at Langage.
Adding to the ever-increasing number of large-scale solar parks in the UK, Gehrlicher Solar has completed the Langage Solar Park 5MW, located near Plymouth. Built on an area of 14 hectares the project is expected to produce 4.95 million kilowatt hours of renewable energy each year, providing solar power to approximately 1,400 households.
Landscaping: Landscape Matters (company)
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DECC Data on this Project: Langage DECC Reference:AA255
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OFGEM Data on this Project: Langage : Solar OFGEM Reference:G04270PVEN
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Updated: Just how many solar projects beat the fast-track review? Ever since the first mention of the Fast Track Feed-in Tariff Review: how many projects will beat the August 1 cut-off? LANGAGE Westmill Hawton toyota marston Rhos-Y-Gilwen wheal jane jb wheaton hendra coombe Source: spp, Date and Time of entry: 11 April 2014 00:00
Aceda case study: LANGAGE Study by installers, including photos and maps: land adjacent to LANGAGE Energy Source: aceda, Date and Time of entry: 19 April 2013 00:00
Just how many solar projects beat the fast-track review? Westmill Solar Farm – 5MW; LANGAGE Solar Park – 5MW;Hawton Solar Park – 5MW;Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK – 4.6MW; Marston Solar Farm – 4.51MW; Rhos-Y-Gilwen – 2MW; Wheal Jane Solar Farm – 1.4MW;
Date and Time of entry: 10 August 2011 00:00
£15 million solar park connects to grid ahead of Feed in Tariff slash With more than 21,000 solar panels, the £15 million site, based at LANGAGE Energy Park in Plympton is capable of generating 5MW of energy, which Yorkshire-based power-project developer, Carlton Power, has already begun exporting to the National Grid. Source: tidevon, Date and Time of entry: 01 August 2011 00:00