Green light for 21MW solar energy farm in Norfolk

The Burgate solar farm will generate enough electricity to power the equivalent of around 6,800 households annually

Masdar bags 440MW solar PV deal in Uzbekistan

Nearly $300m will be spent on the development of two solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 220MW

What’s the most powerful solar farm in the world?

This week, ELN’s new series of films, Top 5, is looking at the world’s most powerful solar power plants

Green light for 30MW solar farm in Worcestershire

The Bishampton solar farm will generate enough renewable electricity to power around 7,800 homes and save an estimated 9,000 tonnes of carbon emissions per year

Lightsource bp granted approval for 400MW solar farm in Australia

The Wellington North solar farm will consist of 1.2m bi-facial solar panels and contribute to New South Wales’ ambition to increase its share of renewable energy to more than 60% by 2030

Egyptian gold mine to be paired with solar hybrid project

A solar farm with a battery energy storage system is predicted to lower carbon dioxide emissions

IKEA owner bags 49% stake in eight Russian solar farms

The total capacity of 160MW is forecast to provide enough electricity to power 17 IKEA stores in Russia

NextEnergy completes two new subsidy-free solar farms

The Llanwern solar farm in Wales, with a total capacity of 75MW, is claimed to be the largest subsidy-free solar farm built in the UK

Can berries grow better under solar panels?

Almost 4,500 plants of redcurrants live under solar panels in a farm in the Netherlands

Apple to build one of America’s largest battery projects in California

The project is forecast to store enough energy to power 7,000 homes for a day