The Crown Estate identifies Gwynt Glas area of search within its plans to deliver 4 gigawatts of floating wind energy from the Celtic Sea
Gwynt Glas, a DP Energy and EDF Renewables UK joint venture, welcomes the announcement from The Crown Estate identifying five Areas of Search in the Celtic Sea from which 4 GW of floating wind project development sites will be competitively tendered in mid-2023.
Progress for EDF Renewables UK solar projects in England and Wales
Two consented projects that EDF Renewables UK added to its solar portfolio in March 2021 at Burwell and Porth Wen have progressed to the site preparation and construction stage, with the expectation that first generation will be in Q4 2022.
Industry first as project calls for academic partners to deliver programme of ecological research at Longfield Solar Farm
EDF Renewables, working with environmental consultants Nature Positive, is seeking academic partners to deliver a programme of ecological research to understand the environmental benefits of solar farms.
Construction begins on solar farm at Sutton Bridge
Construction is underway on the 49.9 MW Sutton Bridge Solar Farm, EDF Renewables’ first major solar project in the UK which will be capable of generating renewable electricity for more than 9,800 households.
Pivot Power announces planning approval for two new battery storage sites in Luton and Cornwall to supercharge a smarter energy grid
Pivot Power, part of EDF Renewables, has won planning approval for two new grid-scale battery storage facilities in Sundon, Luton, and Indian Queens, Cornwall, that will help to support the transition to a decarbonised electricity system and accelerate the UK’s net zero future.