Porth Wen Solar Farm is a 49.99MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Wales, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Countryside Renewables and EDF Renewables UK. The project is currently owned by EDF Energy Holdings with a stake of 24.9%.

Porth Wen Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 190 acres.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 9,500 households, to offset 21,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

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About Countryside Renewables

Countryside Renewables Ltd (Countryside Renewables) develops, acquires, and finances capital-intensive clean energy projects and technologies. The company's main focus is on renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, and hydro, which are intended to provide electricity directly to users or to the grid. It also provides financing services to onshore wind, offshore wind, and solar energy projects. Countryside Renewables operates various projects across Europe. Countryside Renewables is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.

About EDF Renewables UK

EDF Renewables UK Ltd, a subsidiary of Electricite de France SA, engaged in offering renewable energy solutions such as design, installation and infrastructure services for solar power, wind power, EV power and battery storage. The company is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.