OPDE gets approval for the construction of a new PV plant in England
- With 5MW of capacity, the project is located in the county of Yorkshire.
- The positive outcome on the solar farm contributes to reinforce the presence of the international company in the UK, where it has already developed and built over 70 MW.
The multinational OPDE, who specialise in development, investment and maintenance of photovoltaic farms, has obtained a green light for the construction of a new 5 MW PV plants in England. The project will produce the electricity equivalent to the consumption of 1,375 homes.
The solar farm is located in the county of Yorkshire. This success is a new milestone in OPDE’s commitment to strengthen and consolidate its presence in the photovoltaic market in the UK.
OPDE has now grown its development portfolio in the UK to 85 MWp, split between ten projects located mostly in southern England. OPDE’s presence in the UK is part of the already consolidated internationalization strategy of the company. Consequently, OPDE accumulates the development and construction of 240MW in solar photovoltaic farms located in Italy (48.8 MW), UK (85 MW) and Spain (105 MW).
In addition, the company is currently active in other markets such as Mexico, United States and Chile, with over 800 MW under development.