Highfields Farm

The Highfields Farm solar park is one of the largest of its kind in Essex, contributing 15MW of clean energy to the local Tiptree electricity grid. Additional hedging was added to the park to support the growth of wildlife in the area and provide extra screening. Beneath the panels, the farmer has continued using the land for agriculture.

Key Facts:

    • Location: Kelvedon, Essex
    • Size: 90 acres
    • Output: 15MW
    • Homes powered: 4,545
    • CO2 emissions prevented: 6,450 tonnes every year

Highfields Decision Notice Braintree District Council

Highfields Decision Notice Colchester Borough Council

Highfields Indicative Layout

Highfields Map