Green light for Swindon Council’s battery storage project

Council-owned Public Power Solutions plans to build a battery with a capacity of up to 50MW

Swindon’s solar farm to power rubbish centre

Swindon Borough Council expects to generate an additional income of around £200,000 a year, thanks to a new circular economy project. A new solar power plant that is currently under construction is to power the household waste recycling centre in Swindon. Public Power Solutions (PPS), owned by the council, is developing the 2.5MW project on […]

Plans for UK’s largest solar farm move on to next stage

Plans for the UK’s largest solar farm have moved on to the next stage after Swindon Borough Council gave its approval to the project. The 40MW development is set to be built on a former airfield at Wroughton in Wiltshire. The farm’s 160,000 panels – spread across 170 acres – should generate enough power for […]