Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Solar array plans for Holsworthy

PUBLISHED: 09:06 19 August 2014 | UPDATED: 09:40 19 August 2014

Solar farm plan: Picture for illustration only

Solar farm plan: Picture for illustration only

Archant

Proposals submitted for 1,000 panel array in Holsworthy which could power the equivelent of 70 properties.

A PLANNING application has been submitted for a solar array at Cross Farm in Holsworthy.

The proposals to Torridge District Council by W J Watkins and Son Ltd outline plans for 1000 panels situated in five rows on land at the farm.

A design and access statement said the panels would have an estimated annual production of 239,500 kWh – the equivalent of powering 70 properties.

A decision on the application is due next month.

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 17:38

Combe Martin was among many places hit by flash flooding on Sunday morning – but villagers turned out in their droves to help

Read more
Yesterday, 13:38

A number of properties have been evacated near Barnstaple due to widespread flooding.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:39

A flood alert has been issued for North Devon due to heavy rainfall overnight.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:59

A road in Muddiford has flooded due to heavy rain overnight.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:30

Take a trip down memory lane and discover how Lundy Island has changed over the last century with our interactive photo slider.

Read more
Friday, January 19, 2018

An overturned trailer on the M5 which left three lanes closed has now been cleared.

Read more
Friday, January 19, 2018

Our Devon quiz is back for another round!

Read more
Friday, January 19, 2018

Pupils at Great Torrington Bluecoat Primary School have rallied round to collect donations for an animal rehoming centre.

Read more
Friday, January 19, 2018

The North Devon link road is partially blocked due to an accident near Barnstaple.

Read more
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thousands of pounds worth of power tools were taken in one night, when thieves broke into three parked vans in Ilfracombe.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 6°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications