Statkraft to manage ‘UK’s largest solar and battery storage project’

The plant, which comprises of a 35MW solar farm and a 27MWh battery storage facility, is located in York

New solar farm to power 3,000 homes in Leicestershire

The £14 million project will provide returns of £830K every year for council services

Repsol breaks ground in Spain with first photovoltaic park

The new plant is expected to provide electricity to 183,000 people

Buckinghamshire solar farm to generate enough clean energy for 2,800 homes

The solar project is estimated to save 5,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year

Sun shines on giant new £780m solar farm in Japan

It consists of 900,000 panels, which are expected to generate enough power for 80,000 homes

West Sussex Council powers up solar farm and battery storage

The Westhampnett solar project is expected to generate enough electricity to power around 2,400 homes a year

University of Queensland aims to become energy neutral by 2020

A 64MW solar farm is to more than offset the university’s annual power usage

Energy storage firm Anesco targets 380MW capacity by 2020

It has so far installed 76 battery units providing a total capacity of 87MW

Plans for UK’s biggest solar farm in Kent

A solar power plant that would be the UK’s biggest is being planned for Kent. Developers Hive Energy and Wirsol Energy expect to install solar panels across 890 acres – equivalent to more than 400 football pitches. They would generate enough electricity to power aorund 110,000 households. Battery storage could also be incorporated to provide […]

‘Landmark’ Ofgem decision fuels UK’s storage market

A commercial solar farm in Northampton can retain its Renewables Obligation (RO) subsidy status even when the electricity generated is used to charge storage batteries. Ofgem’s announcement is said to be a landmark decision, which removes one of the key barriers to deploying storage in the UK. Anesco’s 5MW solar farm, which is co-located with […]