Hope Solar Park

Site name

Hope Solar Park


January 2014

Site overview

Altitude and flat terrain enables Hope to benefit fully from north Cornwall’s bountiful solar irradiation. A dual-use site on ex-arable farmland close to the regenerated town of Hayle, little is seen externally, the site is screened by indigenous hedgerows in which varieties of fauna can flourish.

Annual production (MWh) 6993
Installed capacity (MW) 7.3
Households powered per annum 2256
CO2 emissions saved (tonnes per annum) 3232