Solar Power Plants in England
Bed-Zed
Location: Middlesex
Operator: Peabody Trust
Configuration: 109 kWp
Operation: 2000
System supplier: BP Solar
EPC: BP Solar
Quick facts: This brownfield social housing scheme incorporated PV into the design.

Photograph courtesy of www.constructingexcellence.ork.uk
Posted 18 Feb 2007

Eastcott
Location: Cornwall
Operator: Grupo Solaer
Configuration: 5 MWp
Operation: 2012
System supplier: Conergy
EPC: Grupo Solaer
Quick facts: This project is in the village of Eastcott near Bude. It has 21,000 PH solar modules and is expected to supply 5.3 GWh/yr of electricity.

Photograph courtesy of Conergy
Posted 1 Aug 2012

Hawton
Location: Nottinghamshire
Operator: Lightsource Renewable Energy Ltd
Configuration: 4.87 MWp
Operation: 2011
System supplier: Conergy
EPC: Conergy
Quick facts: This project is near Newark on Trent and commissioned on 12 Jul 2011 as the larget solar farm in the UK to that date. It was developed by Lark Energy and funded by Lightsource Renewable Energy and Octupus Investments. It has 21,000 solar modules on a 14.6ha site and was built in 6wks.

Photograph courtesy of Conergy
Posted 1 Aug 2012

Lovedean
Location: Hampshire
Operator: Lightsource Renewable Energy Ltd
Configuration: 4.5 MWp
Operation: 2013
System supplier: Conergy
EPC: Conergy
Quick facts: This PV plant is near Loveden village and features 18,500 modules on Conergy SolarLinea mounting systems. The system will produce some 4.6 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Conergy
Posted 27 Apr 2013

Manor Farm Eggington
Location: Bedfordshire
Operator: Lightsource Renewable Energy Ltd
Configuration: 5 MWp
Operation: 2015
System supplier: ET Solar
EPC: ET Solar
Quick facts: This PV plant is in  Eggington, near Leighton Buzzard.

Photograph courtesy of ET Solar
Posted 3 Oct 2015

National Marine Aquarium
Location: Devon
Operator: National Marine Aquarium
Configuration: 20 kWp
Operation: 2004
System supplier: BP Solar

Photograph courtesy of National Marine Aquarium
Posted 2 Feb 2005

   
Osprey Quay
Location: Hampshire
Operator: Weymouth & Portland Sailing Academy
Configuration: 21 kWp
Operation: 2005
System supplier: solarcentury

Photograph courtesy of solarcentury
Posted 20 Apr 2005

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 03-Oct-2015

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