Monthly Archives: April 2017

Bann Road – Ireland’s largest solar farm energised

In March 2017, Bann Road solar farm in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland was energised. Set on 180 acres across 2 sites, with a capacity of 46MW, Bann Road is the largest operational solar farm on the island of Ireland. Initial project development began in 2013 when the site was identified and landowners were contacted. Over the next few […]

Planning Permission granted for Talbot’s Inch

On Tuesday 25 April 2017, Elgin Energy was granted planning permission for Talbot’s Inch, a 4MW solar farm in Co. Kilkenny, Ireland. Below is an overview of the development and the projected number of homes / cars that the farm will power annually once energised.