Project Updates

These are the latest project updates for Speedwell Solar Farm.

Latest news

29 Nov, 2023
Speedwell Solar Farm application submitted to Cornwall Council

Statkraft has now submitted a planning application REF:  PA23/09696 to Cornwall Council for a new a solar energy farm in the village of Gwinear, Cornwall.

4 Jul, 2023
Join our project webinar!

On Wednesday 5 July, we will host a project webinar for Speedwell Solar Farm. This will contain information from our in-person events for those who couldn't make it along. 


30 Jun, 2023
Thank you for visiting our in-person events

Thank you to everyone who attended our in-person consultation events on 27 and 28 June! Your feedback will help us to develop a better project and we look forward to responding to the community. 

Our next is event is our webinar on Wednesday 5 July. 

7 Jun, 2023
Consultation events announced for Speedwell

We invite you to attend our consultation events for Speedwell Solar Farm in-person  and online from 27 June. These discussions will help shape the plans and maximise the opportunities for benefits the project can bring.

6 Mar, 2023
Speedwell Team meet Gwinear-Gwithian Parish Council

Members of the Speedwell Solar Farm project team will attend the next meeting of the Gwinear-Gwithian Parish Council, to discuss the early proposal. 

20 Feb, 2023
Speedwell Solar Farm Announced

Statkraft, Europe’s largest renewable power generator, is progressing proposals for a new solar development in Gwinear, east of Hayle, in West Cornwall.

Read our full announcement.