BBC News – About 35,000 homes and 600 business premises in Scotland have solar panels.

Data from WeatherEnergy showed that sunshine in Edinburgh in April generated more electricity than is used in an average home – a total of 113%.

In Aberdeen the figure was 111%, 106% in Glasgow and 104% in Inverness.

For homes fitted with solar hot water panels, there was enough sunshine in the cities to cover average usage.

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