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    Wind accounts for 3.48% of France’s power output on May 9

    May 10, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      May 10 (Renewables Now) - The share of wind power in total power generation in France reached 3.48% on May 9 as wind turbines produced 37,371 MWh.

      Overall electricity generation for the day stood at 1,073,973 MWh, live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE shows.

      The country's solar power output for the day reached 84,772 MWh for a 7.89% share of total power generation.

      See below where the country's power came from on that date.

      Power source Power output in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 13,570 1.26
      Coal 494 0.05
      Natural gas 112,218 10.45
      Nuclear 654,260 60.92
      Oil 6,705 0.62
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 112,603 10.48
      Pumped storage hydro 19,330 1.80
      Water reservoir hydro 28,743 2.68
      Solar 84,772 7.89
      Waste 3,907 0.36
      Wind onshore 37,371 3.48


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