Wroughton Airfield Solar Park is a 60.6MW 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 March 2016.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 60.6 60.6 Active England, the UK Belectric UK; British Solar Renewables; Public Power Solutions; WElink Energy UK


The project was developed by Belectric UK, British Solar Renewables, Public Power Solutions and WElink Energy UK. The project is currently owned by Rockfire Capital.

Wroughton Airfield Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 172 acres.

The project generates 60GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 15,400 households, offsetting 35t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $80.356m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2016.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to HSBC Bank under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years.

Contractors Involved

China Triumph International Engineering was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Jetion Solar (China) was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 231,660 modules at the site.

WElink Energy UK is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About British Solar Renewables

British Solar Renewables Ltd (British Solar) formerly Solar Power Generation Ltd is a renewable energy company that offers solar PV services. The company’s services include design and planning, procurement and construction, engineering, project management, project development, operation and maintenance, and asset management, among others. It designs, builds, operates and maintains solar parks in Europe. British Solar provides ground-mounted arrays to deliver power to the grid and feed the energy users. The company delivers electricity to infrastructure projects including generation assets, housing projects and businesses. British Solar is headquartered in Somerset, the UK.


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