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Major Wind / Solar / Hydro etc: 40,114.40 MW

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Who's used Renewables Map this last 7 days
Heriot-Watt University
Cranfield University
University of Strathclyde
South West Grid for Learning Trust Ltd.
University of Exeter
London Grid for Learning Trust
The University of Plymouth
University College Falmouth
University of the West of England, Bristol
University of the Highlands and Islands
University of Worcester
Historic Scotland
University of St Andrews
The University of Bristol
University of Glasgow
Manchester Metropolitan University
University of Sheffield
Bournemouth University
Energy Industry:
EDF Energy
Infinis Limited
Lightsource Renewable Energy
Nordex AG
Orange WBC Broadband A
RWE NPower
Scottish Power PLC
SMA Solar Technology AG
SSE Telecom low end network
Statkraft SF
Wind Farm Energy UK Ltd
Local & National Govt:
HM Land Registry
Kent County Council
Neath Porttalbot County Borough Council
Welsh Government
BNP Paribas
Ainscough Crane Hire Ltd
Atos Origin
Beijing Qihu Technology Company Limited
Blue Coat Systems Inc
Facebook Ireland Ltd
Fujitsu Services
HSS Hire
ISECG-ENG-UK Engineering Council
Opal Telecom DSL
Pricewaterhouse Coopers Services Ltd
Royal Institute of Technology
Thomson Reuters U.S. LLC (TRU-11)


Compare the effectivenesss of wind turbines based on the capacity factor of the project.

Use Capacity Factor Comparison to see how wind turbines compare in the real world over many years, month by month. All wind turbines are clearly not the same.

Renewables Map is possibly the only resource that links wind turbine make and model directly to capacity factor for all projects over 500kW.

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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: 3252 40114 181 4376 381 1881 965 21550 9070 1182 8558
Agreed / Building: 323 30975 7 19 28 610 116 22268 1214 114 1555
Proposed: 667 21673 48 1220 56 514 302 15784 2440 171 1372
Total potential 4242 92762 236 5616 465 3006 1383 59603 12724 1467 11486
Refused below only shows a limited sample of refused schemes        
Refused: 232 7403 0 0 7 155 169 6481 517 49 685
Total Sites Listed 4474 100165 236 5616 472 3162 1552 66084 13241 1516 12171
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Heckington Fen Onshore Wind Farm
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Wind turbine on Coleraine campus
An 800 kW wind turbine generator has been installed on the Coleraine Campus since September 2008. Ulster University
Vestas receives 110 MW order for Bhlaraidh
The order includes delivery, installation, and a 10-year Active Output Management (AOM) 4000 service agreement. Installation is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2016, with commissioning scheduled for the first half of 2017.
The world's fifth biggest wind farm has opened off the Norfolk coast
Dubbed the Race Bank development, the wind farm is capable of powering more than half a million UK homes, according to the Danish energy firm Orsted.

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