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Last update: 19.06.2014

follow National Contact Point: eclareon GmbH - Edoardo Binda Zane
(ebz(at)eclareon.com)

The latest estimations (November 2013) of the amount of installed PV power in the UK by the Department of Energy and Climate Change indicated that there are about 2.6 GW of installed PV capacity in operation, mainly concentrated in the residential and commercial market segment. Larger installations are also present but to a lesser extent. ... (Unhide text)
 
Residential systems can count on a quite swift procedure with minor and relatively few barriers in the installation process, as it takes between 2 and 4 weeks to complete the whole process.

Grid Connection - Witness of commissioning

Not necessary if low voltage and less than 16A/phase. However, it is mandatory if it is a high voltage installation.
 
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Step Difficulty:  Low
 
Authority NameDNO
SpecialistsDNO staff, electrical engineer (usually an MCS accredited PV installer)