Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK

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Renewable Energy in the UK.

wind farm map

Wind Farms

soar farm

Solar Power

hydro power plants

Hydro power

Wave and tidal energy

Wave & Tidal Energy

biomass

Biomass

energy from waste

Energy from Waste

Combined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power CHP

Growth in Renewables /
Project List by Date



Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 33,554.73 MW

FIT Capacity, Feed in Tariffs: 4,671.05 MW

Other Renewable Energy Resources

Wind map of the UK, 5 day forecast.
OFGEM : Feed in Tariff map
Renewables by County:
Wind Farm generation forecast.

Download of OFGEM Data. (Original Data as a downloadable csv etc can be found on the OFGEM website

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(Original Data REPD (Renewable Energy Planning Database / RESTATS) as a spreadsheet can be found on the .gov.uk website)
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Standardkessel Baumgarte Holding GmbH
STATKRAFT MARKETS GMBH
The Innovation Centre Exeter (RegenSW)
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UKPOWERNETWORKS, LONDON
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VESTAS Wind Systems A/S
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Waste Recycle
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Renewable Energy Project Totals and Capacity

Renewable Energy Totals (major Projects) All renewable energy Hydro Waste Wind Solar
projects Capacity Projects Capacity Projects Capacity Projects Capacity Turbines Projects Capacity
Active: 2535 33554 91 3902 304 1569 667 16996 6781 935 7438
Agreed / Building: 379 33518 4 9 18 368 151 24595 1893 145 1658
Proposed: 685 21795 49 1225 57 469 298 15896 2143 193 1568
Total potential 3599 88867 144 5136 379 2407 1116 57488 10817 1273 10666
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes                    
Refused: 221 6226 0 0 1 0 166 5485 523 47 657
Total Sites Listed 3820 95093 144 5136 380 2408 1282 62974 11340 1320 11324
    Stumble It!

Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 2
  Corriegarth Wind Farm 49 Scotland Highland 0 / 0 1/22/2017  
 1
  Higher Micklehurst Wind Farm 0.5 England BB11 5NS Staffordshire 9 / 2014 1/22/2017  
 1
  Craigthornhill Wind Farm 0.5 Scotland ML10 6TT Lanarkshire 9 / 2016 1/22/2017  
 1
  Heysham Port Wind Farm 0.5 England LA3 2XF Lancashire 8 / 2016 1/22/2017  
 1
  Wortham Farm Wind Farm 0.5 England PL16 0ED Devon 3 / 2014 1/22/2017  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Hare Hill Wind Farm 13 Scotland Ayrshire 1 / 2017 9/4/2016  
 1
  Hare Hill Wind Farm 13 Scotland Ayrshire 1 / 2017 9/4/2016  
 1
  Mynydd Y Gwrhyd Wind Farm 4.7 Wales West Glamorgan 12 / 2016 11/25/2016  
 1
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
 1
  Ashby Solar Farm 5 England LE65 1W Leicestershire 12 / 2016 7/19/2016  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Anesco Community Energy buys two solar farms
It has agreed the purchase of the sites, named Willows and Poplars, from Anesco Ltd. Each of the new farms will be connected to the grid and fitted with a battery storage unit.
solar park will generate enough energy to power 4700 homes
A large scale solar park to be located south of Trowse Newton, on the outskirts of Norfolk, was granted planning consent on the 22nd July 2015.
Godley Reservoir
The Godley Reservoir is a reservoir in Godley, Hyde, Greater Manchester. It was completed in 1851, as a critical part of the Longdendale Chain project that brought fresh water to Manchester.
floating solar power farm on a reservoir in Tameside
Footage taken from the skies and on land shows the power-generating project, which is now operational, at Godley Reservoir in Hyde.
Europe's largest floating solar farm to open
The previous largest floating solar farm in Europe was opened in Hyde, Greater Manchester, at Christmas. It measures 45,500 sq m but it and the new farm are both dwarfed by the world's largest.

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