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Renewable Energy in the UK

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Wind Farms

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Solar Power

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Hydro power

Wave and tidal energy

Wave & Tidal Energy

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Biomass

energy from waste

Energy from Waste

Combined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power CHP

Growth in Renewables /
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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 34,272.35 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.

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Education:
ESSEX-SCHOOLS
Blackpool and the Fylde College
Brno University of Technology
Cardiff University
Cheltenham College
Cornwall College
Coventry University
Delft University of Technology Network
Edinburgh Napier University
Edinburgh University
Glasgow Caledonian University
Heriot Watt University
Heriot-Watt University
Hertfordshire County Council Schools Broadband
Kingston University
Lancaster University
Liverpool John Moores University
London Grid for Learning Trust
London South Bank University
Merthyr Tydfil College of FE
Moray House Institute of Education
Petroc College Devon
Queens University Belfast
Research Machines
Richard Huish College
Rijks Universiteit Groningen
Royal Agricultural College
Salesian College
Sheffield Hallam University
South West Grid for Learning Trust Ltd.
Stockton Riverside College
The Bloomsbury Computing Consortium
The Nottingham Trent University
The University of Bristol
The University of Manchester
The University of Nottingham
The University of Plymouth
The University of Reading
Universidad del Pais Vasco
University College London
University of Aberdeen
University of Bath
University of Durham
University of East Anglia
University of Exeter
University of Hull
University of Leeds
University of Leicester
University of Liverpool
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
University of Northumbria at Newcastle
University of Sheffield
University of St Andrews
University of Stirling
University of Strathclyde
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
University of the Highlands and Islands
University of the West of England, Bristol
University of Wales Bangor
University of Wales, Aberystwyth
University of York
Warwickshire College
YHGfL Foundation Yorkshire & Humber Grid
Energy Industry:
British Energy Group plc
British Solar Renewables Ltd
CENTRICA-NET
CENTRICA-NET (fujitsu services)
ConocoPhillips Company
DONG ENERGY OIL & GAS A/S
E.ON UK
EDF Energy
Eggborough Power Station
Electralink Ltd
Emerson Electric UK Limited
ENERCON-NET
Energy Power Resources Limited
Enertis Solar S.L
FR-EDF-ENERGIES-NOUVELLES
Global Energy Group
Goldbeck GmbH
Green Power Technologies S.L.
Infinis Limited
Lightsource Renewable Energy
Low Carbon Ltd
MeteoGroup Nederland b.v.
MVV Energie (D)
National Energy Foundation
NATIONAL GRID HOLDINGS ONE PLC
National Renewable Energy Centre (Narec)
Nordex AG
Northern-Electric-Distribution
Orange WBC Broadband A
Repower Systems AG
RPS Group Plc
RWE IT GmbH
RWE NPower
Scottish Power PLC
Spencer Ogden Ltd (Energy Recruitment)
SSE Telecom low end network
THREE-SUN
UKPOWERNETWORKS, LONDON
VATTENFALL MPLS
VATTENFALL-NET
Vestas Celtic Wind
Vestas Technology UK Limited
VESTAS Wind Systems A/S
Local & National Govt:
South Lanarkshire Council
The City of Edinburgh Council
Aberdeenshire CC
Bridgend County Borough Council
Buckinghamshire County Council
Carmarthenshire County Council
Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar / Western Isles Island C
Conwy County Borough Council
Cornwall County Council
DEFRA
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
East Sussex County Council
Falkirk Council
FTIP003241219 Sussex Police
Glasgow City Council
Hampshire County Council
Innovation Centres Scotland Limited
Kent County Council
Lancashire County Council
Milton Keynes District Council
Newport City Council
Northern Ireland Civil Service
Pembrokeshire County Council
Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council
ROYAL-EXCHANGE
South Ayrshire Council
Warwickshire County Council
Welsh Assembly Government
Wiltshire Council
Other:
BNP Paribas
Church Road Network (2)
KPMG Peat Marwick
R J Mcleod Contractors Ltd
Rate My Placement
Tata Steel IJmuiden BV
Aberdeen Journals Ltd
AINSCOUGH (Metals, Crane hire)
AINSCOUGH CRANE HIRE
Aon Group Limited
Atos IT Services UK Ltd
Atos Origin
Barclays Capital
BBC
Bloomberg Financial Market
Burgess-salmon
Capital IQ Information Systems
CUST-GC-NET-0363 Voelund A/S
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
Environmental Scientifics Group Ltd
Facebook Ireland Ltd
FORESTRY-COMMISSION
Fujitsu Services
Hamilton Rentals
Heidelberger Cement AG
Internet Archive
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group Plc
Jones Brothers Civil Engineering
KCOM Group PLC
Lloyds Banking Group PLC
MSIG Insurance Europe AG, Koeln
National Air Traffic Service
National-Australia-Group
Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale
Norwich Union Insurance Limited
Opal Telecom DSL
Parkwood Holdings Plc
Pricewaterhouse Coopers Services Ltd
QinetiQ
QUARTZELEC-LTD
Regus Management Limited
Robert Bosch GMBH
RSA Insurance Group
Schneider Automation, Inc.
Scottish Agricultural & Biological Research Instit
TDC A/S
THALES Service
Thomson Reuters U.S. LLC (TRU-11)
TUV SUD Product Service Ltd
United Media Group Services Limited
W A Fairhurst & Partners
WSP-Group
Wyastone Estate Ltd

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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: 2684 34272 91 3902 340 1662 726 17398 6881 988 7660
Agreed / Building: 372 32904 5 16 23 436 144 24272 1857 140 1612
Proposed: 681 20897 49 1225 55 464 298 15012 2173 191 1558
Total potential 3737 88073 145 5143 418 2563 1168 56683 10911 1319 10832
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes                    
Refused: 225 7291 0 0 3 47 167 6483 521 48 678
Total Sites Listed 3962 95364 145 5143 421 2611 1335 63167 11432 1367 11511
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Projects Most Recently Updated or Added
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Pyewipe Wind Farm 1.4 England DN37 9NU Lincolnshire 7 / 2015 2/25/2017  
 1
  Risort Wind Farm 0.89 Scotland HS2 9BL Highland 10 / 2012 2/25/2017  
 1
  Barra Wind Farm 0.899 Scotland HS9 5YD Highland 11 / 2014 2/24/2017  
 1
  Tuquoy Wind Farm 0.899 Scotland KW17 2DP Orkney 11 / 2012 2/24/2017  
 1
  Knostrop Wind Farm 1.959 England LS9 0PJ Aberdeenshire 11 / 2014 2/24/2017  
Projects most recently recorded as going live
Status
  Site Name
Capacity Region Postcode County Go Live Updated
 1
  Warmwell 2 England DT2 8HU Dorset 4 / 2019 2/20/2017  
 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
  Newstead and Annesley Wind Farm 1.5 England NG15 0BT Nottinghamshire 1 / 2017 2/9/2017  
 1
  Pen y Cymoedd Wind Farm 228 Wales CF42 5SX Mid Glamorgan 12 / 2016 2/7/2017  
Renewable Energy in Kent (try it)
Current News Listing
Horshader Community Development 900kW Wind Turbine
The turbine is operated and managed by Risort Power Generation Ltd, the trading arm of HCDT.
Barra & Vatersay Wind Energy
When the island of Barra’s wind turbine started operation in 2014 the community celebrated the completion of a massive project which will benefit residents for a generation.
Swansea Bay wind turbine rejected due to impact fears Read more at http://www.so
CITY planning officers have thrown out a bid for a 252ft wind turbine that would have overlooked Swansea Bay.
Swansea wind turbine helps Welsh Water reduce its carbon footprint
A wind turbine at the Swansea Bay Waste Water Treatment Works on Fabian Way is playing an important role in helping Welsh Water to reduce its carbon footprint by creating its own renewable energy on site.
Tolsta Community Development, has been established to construct the turbine
The skyline in North Tolsta on the east side of Lewis has changed from this weekend after the tower of the community wind turbine was erected.

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