Elgin Energy announces a 100MW solar portfolio sale to Pennon


The portfolio sale consists of three projects located across England and Scotland. Individual project capacities range from 15MW to 50MW, with a combined capacity of 100MW. The portfolio represents a total estimated capital investment of c.£85m. It is anticipated that all projects will be operational during 2025.

The portfolio will play a pivotal role in contributing towards the UK’s 2050 Net Zero Strategy, not only generating low cost and low carbon electricity but also creating significant regional economic development and supplying zero-carbon electricity to homes across the UK.

“We are pleased to have partnered with Pennon on this portfolio. We will continue to develop and deliver on our 14GW project pipeline across the UK, Ireland and Australia, working closely with landowners, local authorities and all related stakeholders,” commented Ronan Kilduff, CEO of Elgin Energy.

“We are excited about this milestone and the positive impact it will have on our mission to achieve a greener, more sustainable world. We remain committed to spearheading transformative change and forging strategic partnerships to accelerate progress towards a carbon-neutral future,” commented Susan Davy, CEO of Pennon Group Plc.