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January 25, 2022

Kencot Hill Solar Farm, UK

By Carmen

Kencot Hill Solar Farm is a 37MW solar PV power project. It is located in England, the UK. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 37 37 Active England, the UK RWE Supply & Trading


The project was developed by RWE Supply & Trading and is currently owned by Foresight Solar & Infrastructure VCT with a stake of 100%.

Kencot Hill Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 52 acres.

The project generates 36,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 10,000 households. The project cost is $71.894m.

The project consists of 144,000 modules.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in October 2014.

Contractors Involved

Blue Leaf Energy Asia was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Blue Leaf Energy Asia is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About RWE Supply & Trading

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH (RWE), formerly RWE Trading GmbH, a subsidiary of RWE AG, is an energy trading company that offers energy and energy-related raw materials. The company distributes electricity, gas, coal and oil. It provides energy-related financial services such as investment counselling and brokerage, acquisition mediation, financial portfolio management, trading and financial consignment services. RWE also offers gas procurement, transport and storage services. The company operates through its offices located in Den Bosch, Geneva, Prague, Singapore, New York, Jakarta and Mumbai. RWE is headquartered in Essen, Germany.


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