Polaris solar PV net news: May 2016 is the United Kingdom energy-very unusual in the history of a period: this month United Kingdom solar photovoltaic power generation capacity of 1.336 billion kWh, and coal-fired power plants generate only for 893 million kWh, achieving a historic breakthrough in photovoltaic hyper-coal-fired power.
However entered in June, United Kingdom coal output exceeded PV; and by July PV ahead again, output of 1.273 billion kWh, substantially ahead of the coal-fired electricity 778 million kWh.
The present United Kingdom PV installed capacity up to 12 gigawatts, offers 25% power supply peak power. Expected United Kingdom PV and coal-the tortoise and the Hare will continue for some time, but the final ending everybody knows: United Kingdom in 2025 will close all coal-fired power.
Original title: United Kingdom fairy tales: photovoltaic and coal of the tortoise and the Hare