Newton Solar Energy Ltd (New Rendy)

Somerset, UK

The New Rendy solar farm, owned by Newton Solar Energy Ltd, has an installed generation capacity of 4.8 MWp making use of Trina solar modules combined with inverters supplied by Schneider.

PSH Energy Ltd (“PSH”) acts as Operations and Maintenance (“O&M”) services provider for this asset. PSH is a large-scale provider of O&M services to the renewable energy sector with c.650MWp of assets under O&M management. Asset management for the New Rendy solar farm is performed in-house by Downing.

The project makes an annual community benefit contribution of c.£5,000 to the local community.

Key facts

Sector: Core Renewables - Solar

Summary: 4.8 MWp ground-mounted solar PV

Location: Somerset, UK

Acquisition: January 2020

Commissioned: January 2014

Revenues: Renewables Obligation Certificates (1.6 ROCs) and long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Statkraft