KENT Renewable Energy
 
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Current News Listing
Snowdown Colliery Solar Park, KENT
The Snowdown Colliery development was considered to be an ideal use for a brownfield site where there is no likelihood of any other development coming forward in the foreseeable future.
Planning permission granted for brownfield solar PV at Snowdown Colliery
The Landmark Practice has secured full planning permission for a 5MW solar park at Snowdown Colliery at Aylesham in KENT.
Vattenfall revives plan to extend UK offshore wind farm
Swedish energy company Vattenfall plans to extend its 300-megawatt Thanet offshore wind farm off the coast of KENT in southern England, it said, after scrapping the idea in 2010 due to grid constraints.
THE KENTISH FLATS WIND FARM - 30 VESTAS V90 3MW TURBINES.
The KENTish Flats wind farm in the Thames estuary started operating in 2006. It is sited about 8 kilometres off the north KENT coast and uses thirty Vestas V90 3 megawatt offshore wind turbines.
Vattenfall revisits Thanet boost
Vattenfall is considering an extension to its 300MW Thanet offshore wind farm off the north-east KENT coast in England.

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Renewable Energy Projects in Kent

    All renewable energy projects Wind Solar
Year Month Projects Capacity Ongoing Total Projects Turbines by Month Turbines Total Projects Capacity Acres
Totals: 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997 2 1 4.5 4 0 0 0 0
1997 Totals: 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000 8 1 0.96 5 0 0 0 0
2000 Totals: 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 12 1 1.94 7 0 63 22.35 0 0
2001 Totals: 1 1 0 63 22 0 0 0
2002 1 1 1 8 0 30 40.3 0 0
2002 Totals: 1 1 0 30 40 0 0 0
2004 2 1 1.18 9 0 25 33.35 0 0
2004 Totals: 1 1 0 25 33 0 0 0
2008 12 1 43 52 0 22 35 0 0
2008 Totals: 1 43 0 22 35 0 0 0
2009 4 1 59.8 112 1 40 92.05 0 0
2009 Totals: 1 59 1 40 92 0 0 0
2010 9 1 300 412 1 119 331.25 0 0
2010 Totals: 1 300 1 119 331 0 0 0
2011 7 3 10 422 0 72 3 116 3
2011 9 1 66 488 0 91 339.3 0 16 0
2011 Totals: 4 76 0 163 339 3 133 3
2013 1 1 4.6 492 1 51 155.5 0 9 0
2013 3 2 16.6 509 1 110 298.5 1 240 0
2013 7 1 630 1139 1 136 933.2 0 6 0
2013 8 1 18 1157 0 14 305.889 1 100 120
2013 11 1 2 1159 0 17 57.38 1 32 0
2013 Totals: 6 671 3 328 1750 3 388 120
2014 1 1 8 1167 0 40 81.55 1 47 40
2014 4 1 9.5 1177 0 46 29.379 1 129 39
2014 6 2 14 1191 0 109 1290.934 2 65 0
2014 9 1 15 1206 0 190 340.588 1 128 50
2014 10 1 6.1 1212 0 13 404.394 1 73 26
2014 12 2 2.2 1214 0 30 1024.774 1 125 0
2014 Totals: 8 54 0 428 3171 7 568 155
2015 3 9 140.4 1354 0 38 70.495 9 2042 524
2015 9 1 90 1444 1 19 539.856 0 30 0
2015 11 1 12.7 1457 0 23 51.116 1 124 50
2015 12 1 5 1462 0 43 84.98 1 343 50
2015 Totals: 12 248 1 123 746 11 2541 624
2016 1 2 20 1482 1 30 65.41 1 119 0
2016 2 1 10 1492 0 46 80.1789 1 155 0
2016 3 5 55.75 1548 0 10 1.7989 5 940 184
2016 4 1 24.5 1572 0 24 4.929 0 64 0
2016 11 1 0 1572 0 73 207.1 1 31 0
2016 Totals: 10 110 1 183 8 1311 184
                     
Year Month Projects Capacity Ongoing Total   Month Total Sites Capacity Acres
    All renewable energy projects Turbines Solar
The following taken directly from the database            
Active: 48 0 0     32 0 0
Agreed / Building: 4 0 0     2 0 0
Proposed: 23 0 0     15 0 0
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes        
Refused: 11 0 0     3 0 0
Year Month Projects Capacity Ongoing Total   Month Total Sites Capacity Acres
    All renewable energy projects Turbines Solar

640 acres in a square mile therefore 0 square miles of solar panels so far

How many solar farms: 32 Active (over 1MW) and 2 solar farms agreed or being built and a further 15 solar farms proposed.

Feed in Tariff totals: 0 MW