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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

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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.

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