Kencot Hill Solar Farm is a 37MW solar PV power project. It is located in England, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2014. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by RWE Supply & Trading and is currently owned by Foresight Solar & Technology 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 engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

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

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About RWE Supply & Trading

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH (RWE) is a subsidiary of RWE AG, is an energy trading company. The company offers energy and energy-related raw materials. It distributes electricity, gas, coal and oil. RWE provides energy-related financial services such as investment counselling and brokerage, acquisition mediation, financial portfolio management, trading and financial consignment services. The company also offers gas procurement, transport and storage services. It 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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