We are currently exploring opportunities to construct a new high quality solar photovoltaic (PV) farm with battery storage at Drakelow, DE12 8NB.

Projects  >  Drakelow

Our plans for Drakelow are currently at an early stage, we have yet to determine a precise site. As soon as we have determined a site, we will inform the local community through a public consultation event and by way of this website.

It is estimated that the Drakelow Solar Farm would have an export capacity up to 49.9 megawatt (MW), which will produce an estimated 76,000MWh. This is equivalent to providing enough power to meet the annual electrical needs of approximately 20,000 homes.

Our plans also include the construction of a battery storage system that will supply electricity to the local electricity network at times of peak energy demand, and help make the renewable energy output of the solar farm a secure and reliable part of the UK energy supply.


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If you would like to be kept up to date with Enso Energy’s plans for Drakelow Solar Farm then please contact Alpaca Communications via the form below or contact Jasmine, a member of the project team. Please view Alpaca Communications’ privacy policy here.

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Please provide your contact details if you wish to get a response. Any information provided will only be used for the purpose of the planning application to the Local Planning Authority and will not be disclosed with any third parties. Your contact details will not be listed on the planning application documentation.

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