Vermilion Sands Solar Panel Data for 2012 weather * blog

2012 results

Output = 1,369.087kWh
Average = 3.741kWh/day

Revenue = £619.46
Average = £1.693/day

A poor year overall. There were good sunny periods in March and the last 10 days of May, but the rest of the summer was particularly bad, especially June. It was also, not uncoincidentally, the wettest recorded year in England, according to both the Met Office and our own weather data.

Nevertheless, we managed to pay for all our electricity usage with some extra.

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2012 month by month

Installation details

Location: Leeds, UK
Panels: 9 x Kyocera KD240GH-2FB
Max output: 2.16kW (240W/panel)
Estimated annual output: 1,800.60kWh
Positioning: Flat roof facing S
Commissioning date: 2011-12-02