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Generation Connection Guide
There are four separate Distributed Generation Connection Guides for installing a new generator
connection at one or more premises, each with a corresponding "Summary" guide. The purpose of
the summary guides is to act as a quick check, providing only the most useful information in a
Our flowchart will guide you to the most relevant Distributed Generation Connection Guide for the generator you are planning to install. Perhaps, for instance, you are looking to install solar panels onto your property to reduce your electricity bill and even — through the government’s Feed-in Tariff scheme — get paid for the electricity you generate. If your property is based in a windy location, you can also cut your electricity bills by installing wind turbines around your site. These are available in pole-mounted or rooftop designs, with both having the added benefit of storing electricity for a day when the weather is calmer.
Further information on connecting generation or energy storage can be found here.
Is your generation connected at low voltage or high voltage?
Is your generator connected at single or three phase?
What category of export does your generation fit into?
How many premises are you planning to install generation at?
Are they within 500m of each other?
i.e. do they have the same partial postcode? For example WF10 5**
We suggest the following project guide...