Variable Pitch

Letting the facts speak for themselves...

Ofgem Technology Groups

The groups below are used by Ofgem to classify stations by their technology.
Technology Group No. of Stations VariablePitch Category
Aerothermal 0 Geo
Biodegradable 0 Biomass
Biodegradable (REGO code = MW) 32 Biomass
Biogas 0 Biomass
Biogas (REGO code = BG) 2 Biomass
Biomass 0 Biomass
Biomass (e.g. Plant or animal matter) 311 Biomass
Biomass 50kW DNC or less 0 Biomass
Biomass using an Advanced Conversion Technology 0 Biomass
CHP Energy from Waste 0 Fuelled
Co-firing of Biomass with Fossil Fuel 0 Fuelled
Co-firing of Energy Crops 0 Fuelled
Enhanced Tidal Stream 2 Tidal
Enhanced Wave Power 2 Wave
Filled Storage Hydro 0 Hydro
Filled storage hydro (REGO code = HP) 1 Hydro
Filled Storage System 0 Hydro
Fuelled 307 Fuelled
Fuelled with a DNC of <= 50kW 24 Fuelled
Geopressure 0 Geo
Geothermal 0 Geo
Hydro 504 Hydro
Hydro 20MW DNC or less 0 Hydro
Hydro 20MW DNC or less (NIRO code = NE) 16 Hydro
Hydro 20MW DNC or less (RO code = RE) 66 Hydro
Hydro 20MW DNC or less (ROS code = SE) 110 Hydro
Hydro 50kW DNC or less 0 Hydro
Hydro greater than 20MW DNC 0 Hydro
Hydro greater than 20MW DNC (ROS code = SF) 1 Hydro
Hydrothermal 0 Geo
Landfill Gas 0 Biomass
Landfill gas (NIRO code = NJ) 15 Biomass
Landfill Gas (REGO code = LG) 26 Biomass
Landfill gas (RO code = RJ) 400 Biomass
Landfill gas (ROS code = SJ) 65 Biomass
Micro Hydro 0 Hydro
Micro hydro (NIRO code = ND) 14 Hydro
Micro hydro (RO code = RD) 18 Hydro
Micro hydro (ROS code = SD) 37 Hydro
Ocean Energy 0 Wave
Ocean Energy (REGO Code = OE) 0 Wave
Off-shore Wind 0 Off Shore Wind
Off-shore wind (REGO code = FW) 1 Off Shore Wind
Off-shore wind (RO code = RP) 27 Off Shore Wind
Off-shore wind (ROS code = SP) 4 Off Shore Wind
On-shore Wind 1 On Shore Wind
On-shore wind (NIRO code = NQ) 470 On Shore Wind
On-shore wind (RO code = RQ) 273 On Shore Wind
On-shore wind (ROS code = SQ) 205 On Shore Wind
Photovoltaic 2453 PV
Photovoltaic (RO code = RU) 728 PV
Photovoltaic (NIRO code = NU) 8 Uncategorised
Photovoltaic (ROS code = SU) 10 PV
Photovoltaic 50kW DNC or less 0 PV
PV with a DNC of <= 50kW 109 PV
Sewage Gas 0 Biomass
Sewage gas (REGO code = SG) 0 Biomass
Sewage gas (RO code = RR) 160 Biomass
Sewage gas (ROS code = SR) 6 Biomass
Solar and On-shore Wind 0 On Shore Wind
Tidal Flow 0 Tidal
Tidal Power 0 Tidal
Tidal Stream 3 Tidal
Waste using an Advanced Conversion Technology 0 Biomass
Wave Power 0 Wave
Wave Power (ROS code = ST) 2 Wave
Wind 1884 On Shore Wind
Wind 50kW DNC or less 0 On Shore Wind
Wind with a DNC of <= 50kW 1 On Shore Wind