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