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DECC Planning Information

While this site mainly looks at the performance of installed renewable generation stations, it's also interesting to look at where renewable generation is headed. This can be done by using the DECC Planning data that is released on a monthly basis.

The planning data contains information for 6,361 past, present or future stations.

Projects that have yet to submit an application or be granted planning permission, or those that have been rejected. Includes projects appealing decisions.

Category Total (kW)
Biomass 12 0 0 0 12,822,589 0 12,822,601
Fuelled 0 0 0 0 705,000 0 705,000
Geo 0 0 0 0 15,300 0 15,300
Hydro 0 0 0 0 619,303 0 619,303
Off Shore Wind 0 0 0 0 25,129,100 0 25,129,100
On Shore Wind 0 0 5 0 35,756,077 0 35,756,082
PV 0 0 0 0 5,096,446 0 5,096,446
Tidal 0 0 0 0 258,480 0 258,480
Wave 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Projects that have been granted permission.

Category Total (kW)
Biomass 3 0 3 0 6
Fuelled 0 0 0 0 0
Geo 0 0 0 0 0
Hydro 0 0 0 0 0
Off Shore Wind 0 0 0 0 0
On Shore Wind 4 0 0 0 4
PV 6 0 0 0 6
Tidal 0 0 0 0 0
Wave 0 0 0 0 0