Hive Energy

Hive Energy plan 8,000 panel solar farm for disused quarry in Chelmsford village

Hive Energy has submitted a preliminary proposal for an 8,000-panel farm across 10 acres at Sandon Quarry in Chelmsford village, Essex. The proposal contains the findings of Hive Energy’s environmental impact screening opinion application which was drawn up following consultations between the landowner and local people. Over the last twenty-years, the redundant quarry had been…

Hive beats ROC cut-off on 123MW

Hive Energy completed six UK solar farms totalling 123MW ahead of the 31 March deadline for Renewable Obligation Certificates. The facilities are the 14.5MW Poulshot, 27MW Lynt and 13.5MW Roundponds in Wiltshire, the 13.1MW Folly in Hertfordshire, the 6.4MW Goldenhill in Pembrokeshire and the 49MW Southwick in Hampshire. The land was previously used for arable…