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Community owned solar farm. Part of the 5MW photovoltaic (pv) array owned and operated by the Westmill Solar Co-operative, near Watchfield, Oxfordshire, UK. This solar electricity generating system covers 30 acres and is the first community owned solar farm in the UK. In the background are the 5 wind turbines of the Westmill wind farm. The turbines, which started generating electricity in 2008, are owned by the Westmill Wind Farm Co-operative Ltd, the first community owned wind farm in the south of England.
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