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Table 3 Areas classified using zoning data suitable for the generation of photovoltaic energy

From: Balanced renewable energy scenarios: a method for making spatial decisions despite insufficient data, illustrated by a case study of the Vorderland-Feldkirch Region, Vorarlberg, Austria

Type of zoning Area [m2] Suitability for PV Usable area
Cultivated forest 101,399 0 0
Area to be kept clear 12,607 1 12,607
Agricultural area 478,499 1 478,499
Water body 25,389 0 0
Road 6,107 0 0
Residential area 19,049 0 0
Reserved residential area 26,989 0 0
Area for special use—garden center 3,290 0 0
Total result 673,329   491,105