Investing in a photovoltaic system is only worthwhile if the system performs consistently flawlessly. Over time, the system is exposed to many hazards and influences that can cause damage to modules and components. To protect yourself from repair costs and loss of revenue, photovoltaic insurance is essential for every plant operator.
STA, the Scottish Solar Trade Association, have proven to the Distribution Network Operator that solar installations under 200 kW have a much smaller impact on the grid than previously assumed. Hence the DNO could be persuaded to simplify the connection procedure for these projects.