31 Dec '15, 8am

Scotland ups #solar footprint by 28% in 2015

Scotland ups solar footprint by 28% in 2015 30. December 2015 | Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends | By: Ian Clover Data from Ofgem shows that Scotland added 39 MW of solar PV capacity in 2015, a 28% increase in the space of a year. Cumulative capacity north of the border now stands at 179 MW. Solar in Scotland is small, but growing, particularly in the residential sector.Tilmandralle/Wikipedia The least sunny part of the U.K. appears to be shining in the face of solar cuts affecting the rest of the country, with data published today showing that Scotland’s solar sector has grown by 28% this year . There is now 179 MW of solar PV capacity installed north of the border, and while this is only a fraction of the U.K. overall total, it represents an encouraging expansion for the industry – particularly the residential sector. Of the total installed PV ...

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