14 Jul '11, 8pm

Britain's Biggest Solar Field (5MW) Built in Just 6 Weeks! : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

It's been a crazy few weeks for large-scale solar in the UK. From the old mine turned 1.4MW solar plant via this combined wind and solar power plant (and bee sanctuary) to Toyota's 4.1MW ground mounted array , the initial surge of investment following the feed in tariffs has been huge. With the deadline of a Government review looming, however, developers are rushing to build these plants and bring them online before the end of the month—the latest being a 5MW solar field that was built in just 6 weeks. In doing so, they are highlighting one of the key advantages of solar power.

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