RWE starts construction of first wave of UK solar farms

clock • 4 min read
Credit: AdobeStock
Image:

Credit: AdobeStock

Energy giant confirms work has started on seven UK solar farms, as it beefs up Europe-wide green investment plans

European energy giant RWE has announced it has broken ground on seven solar farm projects in the UK, which are set to deliver 330MW of clean electricity capacity and 45MW of battery storage capacity when...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech development
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guide
  • Access to our new BusinessGreen intelligence service, providing you with
  • > Exclusive in-depth case studies
  • > Policy briefings, white papers and reports on market trends that are shaping the direction of the net zero transition
  • Our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Online and interactive meetings with BusinessGreen’s editors to discuss the crucial stories and trends from the past month

Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial.

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Solar

Solar-powered politicking

Solar-powered politicking

The government's latest attempt to restrict solar farm development will undermine energy security and do next to nothing to improve food security - it amounts to little more than blatant electioneering

James Murray
clock 16 May 2024 • 5 min read
Claire Coutinho warns solar farms and food security are 'competing priorities'

Claire Coutinho warns solar farms and food security are 'competing priorities'

Ministerial statement seeks to tighten restrictions on solar developments on farmland, sparking bemused and angry response from solar farm industry

Michael Holder
clock 15 May 2024 • 7 min read
Spire Healthcare touts £5.2m plan to install solar at 38 UK hospitals

Spire Healthcare touts £5.2m plan to install solar at 38 UK hospitals

eEnergy Group hired by private healthcare provider to install on-site solar panels at its hospitals across England, Wales and Scotland

Cecilia Keating
clock 25 April 2024 • 2 min read