UK Wind Farms

Council to investigate a potential solar farm project at America Farm

Peterborough City Council‘s cabinet are reported to be set to investigate a potential solar farm project at America Farm and recommend two other schemes at Newborough Farm and Morris Fen are cancelled. On 23 February, the Tory cabinet will be asked to continue to investigate the potential for a solar power project on a site at America Farm. Recent developments regarding the agricultural use of local land and scale of the project suggest the America Farm scheme could still be viable, but further investigation is needed. In October 2014 it was announced two schemes at Newborough Farm and Morris Fen should be cancelled after the government withdrew support for large[…]