The development site is located approximately 3 km north of Ellesmere.
Woodland Park Lodges is an established small business of holiday lodges for rent, developed as a farm diversification scheme. The owner is seeking to provide a sustainable form of energy for these cottages through a solar PV installation. If there is any surplus it will go to the National Grid.
The development comprises ground mounted solar panel modules and associated electrical connection infrastructure.
This application is for a small scale scheme on a well screened site so it offers energy and economic benefits without significant adverse impacts.