Amount of energy generated by Council solar panels


Amount of energy, Kilowatt Hours (Kwh), generated by solar panels at Council owned premises

Shropshire Council currently has 42 solar arrays (27 sites) where energy is generated.

From the first installation in 2012 a total of 5,541,672kWh of energy has been generated (saving 3,005 tonnes CO2).

During quarter 4, a total of a total of 130,646 kWh of energy was generated with a carbon saving 33.77t kg CO2e

The amount of power generated during quarter 4 was higher than the previous quarter. The main factors affecting the levels of energy generated are:

Seasonal daylight hours are reduced

Seasonal annual variation in weather conditions

Technical faults at sites

Generation figures and carbon saving figures for three of our newest sites can be viewed by using the following links.


Enterprise House

Shrewsbury Market Hall

Tannery Block C

To view the latest UK electricity generation energy source types visit the MyGrid dashboard