Hanwell Solar Farm

Public Consultation


Elgin Energy EsCo Ltd. is seeking to develop a ground mounted solar PV farm on land located at Land at The Hanwell Estate, Hanwell, Banbury, OX17 1HG.

The development will occupy approximately 80.4 ha of agricultural land and is located approximately 4km north of Banbury and in a rural area with several small surrounding settlements including Horley 1.5km west, Shotteswell 1.5km north and Great Bourton 2.5km east. This website has been created as part of the pre-planning process in order to allow for comments and feedback from interested parties before the planning application is submitted.

It is important to note that the project is evolving through detailed design and stakeholder consultation. We suggest that you revisit the website from time to time to check on developments or changes to the project.

Sheep grazing between rows of solar panels
  • Hanwell Solar Farm Banbury
  • 50MW Approximate Project Size
  • 199 acres / 80.4 hectares Approximate Site Area
  • Cherwell Districts Council