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Capacity (kW):
4,970.00
Country :
England
Town/County :
Plymouth
Developer :
Langage Solar Park
Commission Date :
15th Jul 2011
Connection Type :
Embedded in Distribution System
Last Updated :
14th May 2016

Lower Langage Farm
Plympton
Plymouth
Plymouth
PL7 5AW
England

To calculate the capacity factor for PV, we calculate how many hours (on average) the sun will be more than 12.5 degrees above the horizon (at the calculated location) and use that figure to calculate the potential output.

Month Daily Average Sun Hours Potential Capacity (kWH)
January 5.67 873,576.90
February 7.62 1,060,399.20
March 9.69 1,492,938.30
April 11.58 1,726,578.00
May 13.05 2,010,613.50
June 13.76 2,051,616.00
July 13.40 2,064,538.00
August 12.13 1,868,869.10
September 10.38 1,547,658.00
October 8.35 1,286,484.50
November 6.24 930,384.00
December 4.92 758,024.40

NB potentials shown assume a non leap year and are only meant for comparison. Actual values used are calculated on actual number of days in month.

Technology Group :
Photovoltaic
Generation Type :
General
Scheme Accreditation No. Date
REGO G04270PVEN 15 Jul 2011

This station is not connected directly to the grid.

Average Capacity Factors

Dec 2015 to Feb 2016

16.37%

Apr 2015 to Feb 2016

27.46%

Recent Months

Period Theoretical Capacity (MWh) Reported Output (MWh) Capacity Factor (%)
Feb 2016 1,098.27 241.00 21.94
Jan 2016 873.58 159.00 18.20
Dec 2015 758.02 68.00 8.97

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These figures only represent a best estimate.

Total Income

Dec 2015 to Feb 2016

£ 17,409.46

Mar 2015 to Feb 2016

£ 246,158.81

Recent Months

Period Estimated Income (£)
Dec 2015 2,743.12
Jan 2016 6,142.17
Feb 2016 8,524.17

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  • Capitalisation has not been changed from that used by the underlying data source.
  • The capacity figure shown is from Ofgem.
  • If there is no information shown for a period it is due to there being no data available to display.