Variable Pitch

Letting the facts speak for themselves...

Output Summary

Renewable Category Average for Last 3 Months
(Mar 2017 to May 2017)
Average for Last 12 Months
(Jun 2016 to May 2017)
Potential Output (MWh) Actual Output (MWh) Capacity Factor (%) Potential Output (MWh) Actual Output (MWh) Capacity Factor (%)
Biomass 4,406,296.44 2,054,294.33 57.55 2,997,050.27 1,454,102.08 58.56
Fuelled 3,992,057.87 752,382.33 52.68 4,942,749.73 1,062,895.08 51.72
Geo 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Hydro 1,174,180.53 237,806.67 33.99 1,237,332.44 268,884.08 36.47
Off Shore Wind 3,868,473.60 1,313,421.00 32.62 3,774,315.80 1,333,127.50 33.37
On Shore Wind 7,433,876.41 1,856,398.00 24.96 7,142,433.11 1,734,156.08 24.61
PV 130,530.99 712,489.33 4.03 110,350.65 526,863.67 3.56
Tidal 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Wave 3,868.95 106.00 2.14 2,407.24 38.17 0.82






  • The capacity factor is shown is the average capacity factor of all stations in that category. This is a fairer measure than using the average potential and actual output figures.