Vattenfall Wind Power Ltd appointed EDS to provide HV health and safety consultancy during the construction phase of its first UK solar and wind project. EDS were responsible for overseeing HV infrastructure installation, commissioning, safe connection and energisation. Additionally EDS are delivering an HV consultancy and operations management service for the site providing creation of bespoke safety rules, advice and training in asset management.
The 4.99MW Parc Cynog Solar Farm, already included 11 wind turbineswhich had been in operation for 14 years. Co-locating with solar power makes technical sense as the wind and the sun tend to generate clean power at different times.